Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Format: Vertical chūban
Number of Prints: 6/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.238 #5), Albuquerque (336-343), Boston MFA ( Hira, Karasaki, Ishiyama, Miidera, Seta, Awazu )

Often known as the Medallion series.

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p.238 #5.6
Twilight Snow at Mount Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪
p.238 #5.4
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
p.238 #5.2
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月
p.238 #5.7
Evening Bell at Miidera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘
p.238 #5.5
Sunset Glow at Seta
(Seta sekishō)
勢田夕照
p.238 #5.1
Clearing Weather at Awazu
(Awazu seiran)
粟津晴嵐

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Publisher: Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendō)
Format: Vertical chūban
Number of Prints: 2/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.238 #4), Boston MFA (Mii-dera), Chazen (Ishiyama)

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p.238 #4.7
Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple
(Mii no banshō)
三井晩鐘
p.238 #4.
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Format: Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ōban)
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: NDL

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Awadzu seiran | Seta sekishō
Karasaki yau | Hira bosetsu
粟津晴嵐 | 瀬田夕照
唐崎夜雨 | 比良暮雪
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Katada rakugan | Ishiyama shūgetsu
Mii banshō | Yabashi kihan
堅田落雁 | 石山秋月
三井晩鐘 | 矢橋帰帆

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Format: Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ōban)
Number of Prints: 3/8
References: Boston MFA (Yabase, Karasaki, Miidera)

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Returning Sails at Yabase
(Yabase kihan)
八橋帰帆
X
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
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Evening Bell at Miidera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Publisher: Nunokichi
Format: Horizontal chūban
Number of Prints: 3/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.237 #8), Boston MFA

Ukiyo-e shūka 14 states that this series was made in color, blue, and gray versions. Gray versions (sumizuri with usuzumi) are shown here.

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p.237 #8.4
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
p.237 #8.6
Twilight Snow at Mount Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪
p.237 #8.2
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: ~1823–26 (Bunsei 6–9)
Format: Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ōban)
Number of Prints: 7/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.234 #17), Boston MFA

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p.234 #17.3
Descending Geese at Katada
(Katada no rakugan)
堅田の落雁
p.234 #17.7
Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple
(Mii no banshō)
三井晩鐘
p.234 #17.4
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki no yoru no ame)
唐崎の夜の雨
p.234 #17.8
Returning Sails at Yabase
(Yabase no kihan)
八橋の帰帆
p.234 #17.
Sunset Glow at Seta
(Seta no sekishō)
瀬田の夕照
p.234 #17.6
Twilight Snow at Mount Hira
(Hira no bosetsu)
比良の暮雪
p.234 #17.
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama
(Ishiyama no Aki no Tsuki)
石山の秋の月

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: early 1830s
Format: Quarter ōban
Number of Prints: 1/8
References: van Vleck (p.85)

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Evening Bell at Miidera Temple
(Mii no banshō)
三井晩鐘

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: ~1834-35
Publisher: Izumiya Ichibei (Izuichi) Kansendō
Format: Quarter Ōban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Memorial Catalogue (22), van Vleck (p.84-5), Chazen (Sheet 1, Sheet 2)

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Twilight Snow at Mount Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪
X
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
X
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月
X
Evening Bell at Miidera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘
X
Returning Sails at Yabase
(Yabase kihan)
八橋帰帆
X
Descending Geese at Katada
(Katada rakugan)
堅田落雁
X
Sunset Glow at Seta
(Seta sekishō)
勢田夕照
X
Clearing Weather at Awazu
(Awazu seiran)
粟津晴嵐
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Sheet 1
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Sheet 2

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei no uchi
近江八景之内

Date: ~1834–35 (Tenpō 5–6)
Publisher: Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyūdō), Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeidō)
Format: Horizontal ōban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.246 #28), Memorial Catalogue (57), Strange (Chapter 7, Catalogue), Stewart (Chapter 7, Chapter 17), van Vleck (p.82), Albuquerque (328-335), Boston MFA

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p.246 #28.6
Twilight Snow at Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪
p.246 #28.4
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
p.246 #28.2
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月
p.246 #28.7
Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘
p.246 #28.8
Returning Sails at Yabase
(Yabase kihan)
矢橋帰帆
p.246 #28.3
Descending Geese at Katada
(Katada rakugan)
堅田落雁
p.246 #28.5
Sunset Glow at Seta
(Seta sekishō)
瀬田夕照
p.246 #28.1
Clearing Weather at Awazu
(Awazu seiran)
粟津晴嵐

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
あふみ八景

Date: ~1834-35
Publisher: Aritaya Seiemon (Arisei), Yūeidō
Format: Chūban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.237 #7), van Vleck (p.83-4), Albuquerque (344-351)

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p.237 #7.6
Twilight Snow at Mount Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪
p.237 #7.4
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
p.237 #7.2
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月
p.237 #7.7
Evening Bell at Miidera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘
p.237 #7.8
Returning Sails at Yabase
(Yabase kihan)
八橋帰帆
p.237 #7.3
Descending Geese at Katada
(Katada rakugan)
堅田落雁
p.237 #7.5
Sunset Glow at Seta
(Seta sekishō)
勢田夕照
p.237 #7.1
Clearing Weather at Awazu
(Awazu seiran)
粟津晴嵐

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: ~1845
Publisher: Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudō)
Format: Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ōban)
Number of Prints: 2/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.234 #15), van Vleck (p.85), Boston MFA (Hira)

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p.234 #15.2
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月
p.234 #15.6
Twilight Snow at Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: 1847–52 (Kōka 4–Kaei 5)
Publisher: Fujiokaya Keijirō (Shōrindō)
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 1/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.253 #15), Boston MFA

p.253 #15.7
Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: 1847–52 (Kōka 4–Kaei 5)
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 2/2
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.253 #17), Boston MFA

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Evening Bell at Miidera
Haze on a Clear Day at Awazu
Returning Sails at Yabase
Night Rain at Karasaki
p.253 #17.1
Descending Geese at Katata (Katada rakugan)
Twilight Glow at Seta (Seta sekishō)
Evening Snow on Mt Hira
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama
「近江八景 堅田落雁」 「勢田夕照」 「比良」 「石山」

Eight Views of Ōmi
Ōmi hakkei
近江八景

Date: 1857 (Ansei 4), 3rd month
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.253 #16), Memorial Catalogue (232), Strange (Chapter 7), Stewart, van Vleck (p.83), Boston MFA

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p.253 #16.6
Twilight Snow at Hira
(Hira bosetsu)
比良暮雪
p.253 #16.4
Night Rain at Karasaki
(Karasaki yau)
唐崎夜雨
p.253 #16.2
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple
(Ishiyama shūgetsu)
石山秋月
p.253 #16.7
Evening Bell at Mii-dera Temple
(Mii banshō)
三井晩鐘
p.253 #16.8
Returning Sails at Yabase
(Yabase kihan)
八橋帰帆
p.253 #16.3
Descending Geese at Katada
(Katada rakugan)
堅田落雁
p.253 #16.5
Sunset Glow at Seta
(Seta sekishō)
勢田夕照
p.253 #16.1
Clearing Weather at Awazu
(Awazu seiran)
粟津晴嵐