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Night Rain (Yau), from the series Fashionable Eight Views (Fûryû hakkei)

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Right sheet of incomplete diptych. MFA impressions: 21.7471-2 (complete diptych), 54.1527 (right sheet only)

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper

Japanese, Edo period, about 1792–94

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), pl. 6 (this impression)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.3 cm (14 7/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1527

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints