Night Rain at Karasaki (Karasaki yau), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei no uchi)

「近江八景之内 唐崎夜雨」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)
Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #28.4

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.4 x 38 cm (10 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.289

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.885, 11.2020, 11.2094, 11.2129, 21.6809, 21.6810, 34.289, 42.567, 53.2736

Inscription

Poem: Yo no ame ni/ oto o yuzurite/ yûkaze o/ yoso ni na tatsuru/ Karasaki no matsu
夜の雨に 音をゆつりて 夕風を よそになたつる から崎のまつ

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

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