Harunobu: The Autumn Moon in the Mirror from the series “Eight Parlor Views”.
Artist: Suzuki Harunobu
Title: “The Autumn Moon in the Mirror” from the series “Eight Parlor Views”.
Date: ca. 1765
A beauty puts the finishing touches on her companion’s hair. With exceptionally well-preserved color and fine condition. This is the second of three states of this famous design.
Literature: “Suzuki Harunobu” 2002, Chiba City Museum of Art, cat. numbers 71 and 80. Also “Suzuki Harunobu” by Hillier, 1970, plate 27.
Signature: Wrapper only bears signature this edition.