Sunset Glow of the Lamp, from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #129; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.5.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 219
Vertical chûban; 28.5 x 21.1 cm (11 1/4 x 8 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Second state, without signature and seal of Kyosen, but with Harunobu signature added.
MFA impressions: 11.20212 (third state), 21.4413 (second state)
February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection