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
1857 (Ansei 4), 3rd month
Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #16.2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 23.5 cm (14 1/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2050

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

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 3
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳三
彫師:なし

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich