Back Gate of the Shrine at Kameido: The Tamaya Restaurant (Kameido uramon, Tamaya), from the series Famous Restaurants of Edo (Edo kômei kaitei zukushi)

「江戸高名会亭尽 亀戸裏門 玉屋」

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 #56.6, pls. 549-550; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #7.06; Tanba 1965, #234

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.2 x 34.8 cm (8 3/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9432

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9432, 51.20

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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