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

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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

Japanese, Edo period, about 1766 (Meiwa 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints