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

「江都名所 上野不忍の池」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #49.2, pl. 454; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.02; Matsuki 1939, #127

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.8 x 34.2 cm (8 9/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8899

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1481, 20.43, 21.8899, 21.8900

Title, censor’s seal, and publisher’s mark in right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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