Sunset Glow at Seta, No. 8 (Seta no sekishô, hachi), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 八 勢田夕照(せたのせきせう)」

Japanese
Edo period
1730s
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.4 x 14.8 cm (13 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7186

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.7186, 34.355

Inscription

Poem: Tsuyu shigure/ moru yama tôku/ sugikitsutsu/ yûhi no wataru/ Seta no nagahashi
露時雨 もる山とおく すぎきつつ 夕日のわたる 勢多の長橋

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomasu hitsu
絵師鳥居清倍筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection