Looking toward the Saruwaka-machi District from the Top of Matsuchiyama (Matsuchiyama ue yori Saruwaka-machi o miru zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 真乳山上より猿若町を見図」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #82.10, pls. 804-805; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #71.10; Matsuki 1939, #90

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.6 x 36.8 cm (9 5/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9819

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1697, 21.9819

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1917, 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