Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom at Goten-yama (Goten-yama hanazakari), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 御殿山花盛」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #79.8, pl. 814; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.10; Matsuki 1939, #196

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.7 x 33.8 cm (8 9/16 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9945

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.609, 21.9945, RES.54.122

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Tanaka Heishirô
No blockcutter's mark
改印:田中
彫師:なし

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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