Hatsune Riding Grounds, Bakuro-chô (Bakuro-chô Hatsune no Baba), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 馬喰町初音の馬場」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Motegi et al, Musical Instruments (Ôta Memorial Museum, 2005), #103; Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.85, pls. 299-301; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #6; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.86

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.7 x 22.5 cm (13 11/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1417

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 006 (spring section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16849, 11.36876.6, 52.1417

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 9
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、巳九
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden