Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple (Ishiyama shûgetsu), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 石山秋月」

Japanese
Edo period
1859 (Ansei 6), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Blockcutter Koizumi Kanegorô (Hori Kane) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.2 x 34.5 cm (8 3/4 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10175

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Ishiyama ya/ nio no umi teru/ tsukikage wa/ Akashi mo Suma mo/ hoka naranu ka wa

Signed

Nisei Hiroshige ga
二世広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 2 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Kane
改印:未弐改
彫師:彫兼

Provenance

August 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection