Cherry Trees in Bloom on the Embankment at Koganei (Koganei tsutsumi no hanazakari), from the series Snow, Moon, and Flowers at Famous Places (Meisho setsugekka)

「名所雪月花 小かね井つつみの花盛」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1844–47 (Kôka 1–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #84.2

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 38.1 cm (10 3/16 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

21.8892

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 20.35, 21.8892

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

February 1916, 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