Night Rain at Matsuchiyama (Matsuchi yau), from the series Eight Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto hakkei)

「東都八景 真乳夜雨」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1836–37 (Tenpô 7–8)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #6.7

Dimensions

Ôgi-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.6 x 35.1 cm (8 7/8 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2068

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2068, 21.10095

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

October 16, 1911, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection