Twilight Snow of the Floss-stretching Form, from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)

坐鋪八景 ぬり桶の暮雪

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #132; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.8.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 222; Chiba 2002, #76

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.8 x 20.7 cm (10 15/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4608

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.
MFA impressions: 11.19440, 21.4608

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection