Outside Hibiya (Hibiya soto no zu), from the series Fine Views of Edo (Kôto shôkei)

「江都勝景 日比谷外之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #8.5; Tanba 1965, #197; Matsuki 1939, #151

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.3 x 34.8 cm (8 3/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.101

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8940, RES.49.101

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift