The Jewel River of Bush Clover, a Famous Place in Ômi Province (Hagi no Tamagawa, Ômi no meisho, Toshiyori), from an untitled series of Six Jewel rivers (Mu Tamagawa)

六玉川 「萩の玉川 近江の名所」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #168; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #344.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 35; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p.72, #114

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26 x 18.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4627

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem by Toshiyori: Asu mo komu/ Noji no Tamagawa/ hagi koete/ iro naru nami ni/ tsuki yadorikeri

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection