Karasaki no Yau
近江八景の内 唐崎夜雨
Evening Rain at Karasaki, Pine Tree

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1797–1858
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
9 3/4 x 14 7/8 in. (24.8 x 37.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Henry L. Phillips Collection, Bequest of Henry L. Phillips, 1939
Accession Number:
JP2849
Not on view
Signature: Hiroshige ga

Inscription: Poem:
Hushed stands the giant pine in the night rain
Elsewhere now the evening breeze that murmured of it
sings its fame.

Marking: Censor seal: Kiwame; square red seal: Eisendo
Henry L. Phillips , Hyannisport, MA (until d. 1939; bequeathed to MMA).