Evening Bell at Mii Temple (Mii banshô), from the series Perspective Pictures of the Eight Views of Ômi (Uki-e Ômi hakkei)

「浮絵近江八景 三井晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period
after 1806 (Bunka 3)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro II (Japanese, ?–1831?), Publisher Takasu Sôshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #532.5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 20.4 x 31 cm (8 1/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.285

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kitagawa Utamaro ga
喜多川歌麿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

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