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; 33.6 x 15.9 cm (13 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.355

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

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomasu hitsu
絵師鳥居清倍筆

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter