Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple (Mii banshô), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 三井晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 21.5 x 14 cm (8 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.77

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese poem
Japanese poem: Omou sono/ akatsuki chigiru/ hajime zo to/ matsu kiku Mii no/ iriai no kane
おもふその あかつきちきる はしめそと まつきく三井の 入相のかね

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

No publisher's mark
版元:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: April 14, 1949)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift