Kudanzaka in Iidamachi (Iidamachi Kudanzaka no zu), from the series Famous Hills in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho saka-zukushi no uchi)

「東都名所坂つくしの内 飯田町九段坂之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #73.2, pl. 661; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #73.03; Matsuki 1939, #112

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9801

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 17.3207.14, 21.9801

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

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