Twilight Snow on Mount Hira (Hira bosetsu): Emon of the Maru-Ebiya, No. 8 from the series Eight Views in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara hakkei). This woodblock image of a beautiful courtesan in an elaborate kimono is also in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Eisen specialised in bijin-ga (pictures of beautiful women).
Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790-1848)
Early 19th century
Width 16.75 Depth 0.75 Height 21.75 inches
Sight: Width 9.25 Height 14 inches