Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom at Arashiyama (Arashiyama manka), from the series Famous Views of Kyoto (Kyôto meisho no uchi)

「京都名所之内 あらし山満花」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #35.01

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.3 x 36.6 cm (9 3/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8199

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1071, 11.1858, *11.17226 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.17262, 21.8199, 21.8200

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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