Benkei Moat outside Sakurada (Soto Sakurada Benkeibori), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 外さくらた弁慶堀」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #79.14, pl. 820; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #9.18.1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.3 x 36 cm (9 3/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.118

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: Tanaka
No blockcutter's mark

改印:田中
版元:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24