Nihon Embankment at Emonzaka in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Nihon-zutsumi Emonzaka), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho no uchi)

「江戸名所之内 新よし原 日本堤 ゑもん坂」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ezakiya Tatsuzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 931; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, aiban #4.2

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 31.9 x 22.7 cm (12 9/16 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.89

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

No censor's seal

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift