Early Summer Rain, Arakawa (Samidare [Arakawa])

「五月雨 (荒川)」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1932 (Shôwa 7), June
Artist Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883–1957)


Catalogue Raisonné

Brown 2003, #283

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.8 x 27.1 cm (15 11/16 x 10 11/16 in. )

Accession Number

35.1889

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hasui
巴水

Provenance

By 1935, Mrs. Wilmot R. Evans, Boston; 1935, sold by Mrs. Evans to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 5, 1935)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group