Plum Estate, Kameido (Kameido Umeyashiki), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 亀戸梅屋敷」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.34, pls. 186-188; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.032

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.9 x 24.4 cm (14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10421

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 030 (spring section) on the title page for the series. A copy of this print was made, as an oil painting, by Van Gogh.

MFA impressions: 06.635, 11.2223, 11.20206, 11.35818, 11.45649, 21.10421

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 11
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳十一
彫師:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection