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), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37 cm (10 1/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10018

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

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

May 1917, 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