Kuken-chô in the Shinmachi Pleasure Quarter (Shinmachi Kuken-chô), from the series Famous Views of Osaka (Naniwa meisho zue)

「浪花名所図会 しん町九けん丁」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #76.05

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.2 x 37.2 cm (9 1/2 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9443

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17233, 21.9443

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

November 1912, 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