Mukôjima: The Daishichi Restaurant (Mukôjima, Daishichi), from the series Famous Restaurants of Edo (Edo kômei kaitei zukushi)

「江戸高名会亭尽 向嶋 大七」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1838–40 (Tenpô 9–11)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #56.21, pl. 565; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #7.21

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.6 x 37.4 cm (9 11/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9431

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

February 1916, 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