Ôji: The Ôgiya Restaurant (Ôji, Ôgiya), from the series Famous Restaurants of Edo (Edo kômei kaitei zukushi)

「江戸高名会亭尽 王子 扇屋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1838–40 (Tenpô 9–11)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #56.5, pl. 548; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #7.5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.9 x 36.3 cm (10 3/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.19

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis W. Black to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis W. Black