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

「東都名所 御殿山花盛」

Japanese
Edo period
1850s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #?, pl. 855; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #60.04; first edition: Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #50.3, pls. 528-529

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.2 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9796

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9796, 54.403

From a reprint edition, with altered title, of a series originally called Edo meisho no uchi, published around 1832-34.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from 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