Ochanomizu, from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 御茶の水」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #84.9, pl. 870; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #19.08; Tanba 1965, #263; Matsuki 1939, #237

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.8 x 34 cm (8 9/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9988

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

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 11
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、渡辺、丑十一
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1916, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in exchange for a work previously purchased from Wright in Japan in spring 1913; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection