Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple (Ishiyama shûgetsu), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei no uchi)

「近江八景之内 石山秋月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #28.2

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.6 x 37.6 cm (10 1/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6805

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: *11.17236 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.20504, 21.6805, 21.6806

Inscription

Poem: Ishiyama ya/ nio no umi teru/ tsukikage wa/ Akashi mo Suma mo/ hoka naranu ka wa
石山や にほのうみてる 月かげは 明石もすまも 外ならぬかわ

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection