Nihon Embankment, Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara Nihonzutsumi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.114, pls. 359, 360; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #100; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.113
Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.3 cm (14 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 100 (winter section) on the title page for the series.
MFA impressions: 11.16740, 21.9502, RES.52.91
Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 4
No blockcutter's mark
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection