The Cloth-fulling Jewel River, a Famous Place in Settsu Province (Tôi no Tamagawa, Settsu no meisho), from an untitled series of Six Jewel rivers (Mu Tamagawa)

六玉川 「壔衣の玉川 摂津の名所」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #166; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #344.4.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 106

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.1 x 17.5 cm (9 7/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4628

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4628, 50.3601 (late impression)

Inscription

Poem by Sagami: Matsukaze no/ oto dani aki wa/ sabishiki ni/ koromo utsu nari/ Tamagawa no sato

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection