Evening Bell of the Clock (Tokei no banshô), from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)

「座敷八景 時計晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1778 (An'ei 7)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0123; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #186.6

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.3 x 18.8 cm (9 15/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.40.68

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Anonymous gift ( in compliance with Chie Hirano's wish) June 13, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift