Ashinoyu, from the series Seven Hot Springs of Hakone (Hakone shichiyu zue)

「箱根七湯図絵 芦のゆ」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #78.1; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #264

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.1 x 36.9 cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8976

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.831.6, 11.23113, 11.39192, 21.8976

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12
No blockcutter's mark
改印:衣笠、村田、子十二
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection