Festival at the Shiba Shinmei Shrine (Shiba Shinmei sairei), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 芝神明祭礼」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #70.8, pl. 653; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #68.08

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.7 x 35.6 cm (8 15/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

06.601

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.601, 21.9778

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection