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

「江戸名所 上野不忍の池」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Ansei 1), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #16.01; Matsuki 1939, #221

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.5 x 34.5 cm (8 7/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10017

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.10017, 21.10018

Date seal and mark of publisher Maruya Jinpachi in lower right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, (Tiger 8)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、(寅八)
彫師:なし

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