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Night Rain at Emonzaka (Emonzaka no yoru no ame), from the series Eight Views of Edo (Edo Hakkei)

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MFA impressions: 21.6144, RES.54.48 Ukiyo-e shûka identifies the publisher of the series as Moriya Jihei, but there is no publisher's mark on this impression.


Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

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

Japanese, Edo period, about 1801 (Kyôwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #480.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 246.1.2


Vertical aiban; 31.3 x 22.5 cm (12 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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