Horie and Nekozane (Horie Nekozane), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 堀江ねこざね」

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.96, pls. 323, 324; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #96; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.95

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.3 cm (14 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9499

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 096 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16732, 21.9499; fragments: 21.8821, 21.8822

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 2
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、辰二
彫師:なし

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