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

「江戸名所 不忍の池」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #79.9, pl. 815; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.11

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.2 x 36 cm (9 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.96

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9942, RES.52.96

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Tanaka
No blockcutter's mark

改印:田中
版元:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden