Kiga, from the series Seven Hot Springs of Hakone (Hakone shichiyu zue)

「箱根七湯図絵 木賀」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #78.2; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #260

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.8 x 36.8 cm (9 3/8 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8975

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.831.2, 11.23110, 11.39188, 21.8975, 2009.5007.16

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: (Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(衣笠、村田、子十二)
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