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Clearing Weather at Awazu (Awazu seiran), first state, from an untitled series of Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

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The series is known in four states: 1) mizu-e (color only, no key block), signed, publisher Iwatoya MFA impressions: 06.1197 (Awazu), 21.4581 (Karasaki) 2) with key block added, signed, publisher Iwatoya MFA impressions: 21.4588 (Awazu), 21.4586 (Seta), 21.4585 (Mii), 21.4582 (Karasaki),...

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, earlier 1760s (Horeki 9~)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #028; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #65.7, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 159

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.3 x 13.7 cm (11 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1197

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (mizu-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints