Plum Garden at Kameido (Kameido Umeyashiki), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 亀戸梅屋敷」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #15.05; Matsuki 1939, #171

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 36.3 cm (9 7/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.97

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2007, 21.10048, 54.411, RES.52.97

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark

改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden