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; 21.4 x 34 cm (8 7/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8900

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

February 1916, 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