Clearing Weather at Awazu (Awazu seiran), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 粟津晴嵐」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #5.1

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.5 x 17 cm (9 1/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9030

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Kumo harau/ arashi ni tsurete/ momo fune mo/ chi fune mo nami no/ Awazu ni zo yoru
雲はらふ あらしにつれて 百ふねも 千ふねもなみの あわつにそよる

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

May 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