Mount Atago (Atago-yama), from the series Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meishô zue)

「江戸名所図絵 愛宕山」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.1 cm (14 1/2 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1194

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 8 aratame
Bockcutter's mark: Hori Chô
改印:亥八改
彫師:彫長

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock