The falling willow leaves form the numbers of the long months.
Suzuki Harunobu ga (artist); Seiha kô (designer); Sekine Kaei shi (blockcutter)
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
Japanese, Edo period, 1765 (Meiwa 2)
- Artist Suzuki Harunobu, Japanese, 1725–1770
- Designer Seiha, Japanese
- Blockcutter Sekine Kaei, Japanese
Waterhouse cat. #065; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #122, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 175
Vertical chûban; 28.9 x 19.7 cm (11 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper