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

「江都勝景 虎之門外之図」

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 #8.4; Matsuki 1939, #145; Ôta Memorial Museum of Art, Edo engei hana zukushi (2009), #32

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.3 x 34.4 cm (8 3/8 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.173

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8942, RES.49.173

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent