Fine View from the Top of Mount Atago in Shiba (Shiba Atago sanjô yori miharashi no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)

「東都名所 芝愛宕山山上見晴之図」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #70.7, pl. 652; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #68.07; Matsuki 1939, #77

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 36.9 cm (9 7/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9789

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1414, 21.9789

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