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

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Signed

Toyohiro ga 豊広画

Provenance

May 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, about 1795–1801 (late Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Hayashi, "Ômi hakkei shôhin," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 48 (1975), p. 14, figs. 3-8 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 16.2 x 11.7 cm (6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8442

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints