Listening to Crickets at Dôkan Hill (Dôkan-yama mushi-kiki no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 道灌山虫聞之図」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #54.16, pl. 522; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #63.08; Tanba 1965, #39; Matsuki 1939, #34

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.9 × 35.9 cm (9 × 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.186

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.910, 11.17259, 21.9883, RES.54.186

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24