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Clearing Weather at Enoshima: Koyurugi Strand and Morokoshigahara (Enoshima seiran, Koyurugi no iso, Morokoshigahara), from the series Eight Views of Famous Places (Meisho hakkei), 2nd edition

Japanese
about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni II (Toyoshige) (Japanese, 1777–1835 Japanese), Publisher Iseya Rihei (Kinjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #38

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.6 x 36.2 cm (9 5/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.111

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1069 (first edition), 49.137, RES.54.111 (both second edition)

In the first edition the series title is written in standard script; in the second edition, it is in semi-cursive script, and there are some other changes in the blocks.

Signed

Toyokuni hitsu 豊国筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Utagawa 改印: 極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24