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Twilight Snow at Mount Hira (Hira bosetsu), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

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MFA impressions: 21.10173, 21.10174

Signed

Nisei Hiroshige ga 二世広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 2 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Kane

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 2nd month

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 37.3 cm (9 5/8 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10173

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints