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Making the Rooster Drunk to Prevent His Crowing at Dawn

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#359); 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 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #276; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #592, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 291

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.1 x 20 cm (11 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4382

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints