Clearing Weather (Seiran), from the series Eight Views of Beauties (Bijin hakkei)

「美人八景 晴嵐」

Japanese
Edo period
1833 (Tenpô 4)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Kuniyoshi & Kunisada (2016), #165

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23 x 28.5 cm (9 1/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.507

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kôchô Kunisada ga
香蝶国貞画

Markings

Censor's seals: square kiwame, round Snake
改印:巳、極

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich