Twilight Snow at Hira (Hira bosetsu), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 比良暮雪」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Nunokichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 16.8 x 22.7 cm (6 5/8 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6823

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri with usuzumi); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection