Spring View of the New Embankment at Shinobazu (Shinobazu ike shin dote haru no kei), from the series Famous Places in Edo, Newly Selected (Shinsen Edo meisho)

「新撰江戸名所 不忍池新土堤春之景」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #66.6, pl. 633; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #43.06; Tanba 1965, #34; Matsuki 1939, #283

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.6 cm (8 11/16 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9965

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9964, 21.9965

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga
一立斎広重画

Provenance

May 1915, 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