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Night Rain at Ôyama: The Peak Seen from the Fudô Temple in Front (Ôyama yau, Zen Fudô yori chôjô no zu), from the series Eight Views of Famous Places (Meisho hakkei), 2nd edition

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MFA impressions: 11.19721, RES.54.170 (both second edition) In the first edition the series title is written in standard script; in the second edition, it is in semi-cursive script, and there are some other changes in the blocks.

Signed

Toyokuni hitsu 豊国筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Utagawa 改印: 極

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—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #296; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #34

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

RES.54.170

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints