Twilight Snow of the Floss-stretching Form, 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), #132; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.8.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 222; Chiba 2002, #76
Vertical chûban; 27.8 x 20.7 cm (10 15/16 x 8 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Second state, without signature and seal of Kyosen.
MFA impressions: 11.19440, 21.4608
Formerly collections of Edmond de Goncourt and Samuel Isham; 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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection