Moto-Hachiman Shrine, Sunamura (Sunamura Motohachiman), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 砂むら元八まん」

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.58, pls. 236, 237; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #29; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.57

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.1 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10419

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 029 (spring section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16769, 11.36876.21, 11.45641, 21.10419, 21.10420

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 4
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、辰四
彫師:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection