Characters from Ôtsu-e Folk Paintings Dancing the Bon-odori (Ôtsu-e no Bon-odori)

「大津画の盆踊」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Strange, halftone plate facing p. 154

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 37.3 cm (9 13/16 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7099

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.26398, 21.7099

Signed

Hiroshige gihitsu
広重戯筆

Markings

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

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (lot 328); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection