Sunset Glow at Seta (Seta sekishô), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 勢田夕照」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai) (Japanese, 1764–1824)


Dimensions

14 x 12.9 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.294

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The complete set: 54.294 through 54.301

Inscription

Poem: Tsuyu shigure/ moru yama tôku/ sugikitsutsu/ yûhi no wataru/ Seta no nagahashi

Signed

Kitao Masayoshi ga
北尾政美画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24