Prosperity at Owari-chô in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Owari-chô hanka no zu)

A View of the Hotei-ya Dry Goods Store
「東都尾張町繁花之図」 布袋屋

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #58; Matsuki, Hiroshige Edo fûkei hangashû (1939), #123

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 37.2 cm (9 1/4 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5340

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

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 7
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、渡辺、丑七
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection