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Kiyomizu Temple (Shimizu), from the series Fashionable Seven Komachi (Fûryû nana Komachi)

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Signed

Harushige ga

Provenance

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

Japanese, Edo period, about 1772–73 (Meiwa 9–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #610; Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), p. 92, fig. 60; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 595; Waterhouse, Harunobu and his Age (1964), #61

Dimensions

Vertical chûban with top cut off; 20.7 x 20.5 cm (8 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4996

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints