Autumn (Aki), from the series Fashionable Flowers of the Four Seasons (Fûzoku shiki no hana)

「風俗四季の花 秋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #452; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #687.3, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 513

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 26 cm (13 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.869

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Hito shirenu/ waga kayoiji no/ sekimori wa/ yoi yoi goto ni/ uchi mo nenanan

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection