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

「東都名所 上野不忍之池」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1841 (Tenpô 12)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #108.3, pl. 1082; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #05.03

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34.3 x 11.5 cm (13 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7059

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressons: 11.26209, 21.7059

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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