Parody of the Umegae Chapter: Plum Garden at Kameido (Mitate Umegae, Kameido umeyashiki), from the series Famous Places in Edo and Murasaki's Genji (Edo Murasaki meisho Genji)

「江戸むらさき名所源氏 見立梅が枝」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #6.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.5 x 22.6 cm (13 3/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.23

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

Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜
彫師:なし

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich