Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple (Mii banshô), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 三井晩鐘」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #20.7; Keyes, Japanese Woodblock Prints (Ainsworth Coll. cat., 1984), cat. no. 1218, pl. 83 (color print, bw photo)

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.7 x 17.2 cm (4 5/8 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

64.313

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Omou sono/ akatsuki chigiru/ hajime zo to/ matsu kiku Mii no/ iriai no kane
おもふその あかつきちきる はしめそと まつきく三井の 入相のかね

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Credit Line

Gift of James B. Austin