User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Praying for Rain (Amagoi), from the series Fashionable Seven Komachi (Fûryû nana Komachi)

Start collecting

MFA impressions: 06.473, 21.4474

Signed

Harushige ga

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1772–73 (Meiwa 9–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #609; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 594

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23 x 15.4 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.473

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints