Twilight Snow of the Floss-stretching Form (Nurioke bosetsu), from the series Fashionable Eight Views of the Parlor (Fûryû zashiki hakkei)

「風流座敷八景 塗桶暮雪」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1765–70 (Meiwa 2–7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #460; Ishigami, "Fûryû zashiki hakkai," in Ukiyo-e geijuitsu 165 (2008), p. 71, fig. 2; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), p. 228 (no photo)

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban

Accession Number

RES.09.318.11

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One of twenty woodblock prints mounted as a handscroll, from Mane’emon and other series.

Inscription

Poem: Fuji no yama/ fumoto wa kuraki/ yûgure no/ sora sarigenaki/ yuki o miru kana

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection