No. 47, On the Hill outside the Sakurada Gate (Sakurada-soto jô), from the series Forty-Eight Famous Views of Edo (Edo meisho yonjûhakkei)

「江戸名所四十八景 四十七 桜田外上」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 1st month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #16-47

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.6 x 16.4 cm (8 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1750

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1750, 11.20523, 11.26430, 2016.1242

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (Chicken 1 aratame; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(酉正改)
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection