Twilight Snow in Late Winter (Bantô no bosetsu), from the series Eight Views of the Four Seasons (Shiki hakkei)

「四季八景 晩冬暮雪」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1779 (An'ei 8)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0189; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #193.8, and pl. 13

Dimensions

Vertical chuban; 25.7 x 19.5 cm (10 1/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5562

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection