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), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Ôgi-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23 x 33.5 cm (9 1/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10095

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

January 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection