Evening Bell of the Clock, from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)

坐鋪八景 とけひの晩鐘

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #131; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.7.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 221

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.6 x 20.6 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4606

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state, without signature and seal of Kyosen.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Ernest F. Fenollosa; 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