Evening Bell of Ekô-in Temple (Ekô-in no banshô), from the series Eight Views of Beauties (Bijin hakkei)

「美人八景 回向院の晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Seikado, Kunisada (exh. cat., 1996), #110

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.4 cm (14 9/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

34.497

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The complete series: 34.497 to 34.504, plus 11.15409 (duplicate of 34.500).

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga
香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter