Night Rain (Yau), from the series Eight Views of Figures (Sugata hakkei)

「姿八景 夜雨」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G314-02 (no photo)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5007.55

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The right edge of this impression is concealed by the album binding

Signed

Kunisada aratame Toyokuni ga

国貞舎豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take

改印:福、村松
彫師:彫竹

Credit Line

Source unidentified