Night View of Saruwaka-machi (Saruwaka-machi yoru no kei), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 猿若町よるの景」

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.47, pls. 214, 215; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #90; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.46

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.6 cm (14 5/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10437

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 090 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.26348, 11.35840, 11.36876.60, 21.10436, 21.10437

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、辰九
彫師:なし

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