Below Yatsuyama in Takanawa (Takanawa Yatsuyama shita), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 高輪八つ山下」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Shigemaru (Japanese, active 1848–1853)


Catalogue Raisonné

Series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #2?? (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 21.8 x 33.7 cm (8 9/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10177

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Publisher: Either Maruya Seijirô or Shimizuya Tsunejirô.

Signed

Shigemaru ga
重丸画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu, Rat 10
No blockcutter's mark
改印:福、村松、子十
彫師:なし

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection