Night Rain at Makurabashi (Makurabashi yau), from the series Eight Views of the Sumida River (Sumidagawa hakkei)

「隅田川八景 枕はし夜雨」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Hiranoya Shinzô (Aikindô)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 24.4 cm (14 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10164

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2281, 11.16789, 21.10164

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 11 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:酉十一改
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection