The Kirifuri Falls, One of the Three Waterfalls (Kirifuri no taki, santaki no sono ikkei), from the series Famous Scenic Spots in the Mountains of Nikkô (Nikkôsan meisho no uchi)

「日光山名所之内 霧降之滝 三滝之其一景」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #103; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #322; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2474

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.3 × 21 cm (13 1/8 × 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1145

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1145, 11.23154, 11.41530

Signed

Keisai Eisen sha
渓斎英泉写

Markings

Censor's seal: Watari
No blockcutter's mark
改印:渡
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection