Shinobazu Pond at Ueno (Ueno Shinobazu no ike), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 上野不忍之池」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, chûtanzaku #01.03

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.4 x 12.3 cm (14 11/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1082

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressons: 06.1082, 21.7044

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Rat 3
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、渡辺、子三
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection