Mount Hira, from an untitled series of Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

近江八景 比良

Japanese
Edo period
about 1825 (Bunsei 8)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Maru-Tsuru (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Schaap, Kunisada (exh. cat., 2016), checklist 1-55

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.66

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.30353 (Jôshûya), RES.52.66 (unidentified publisher Maru-Tsuru)

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Thorvald S. Ross