Sumiyoshi Festival, Tsukudajima (Tsukudajima Sumiyoshi no matsuri), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 佃しま住吉の景」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.73, pl. 269, 270; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.072

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 24.2 cm (13 15/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9464

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 055 (summer section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16725, 11.45660, 21.9464
夏の部。徳川家康の命で摂津国佃村の漁師が移住したのが佃島の起源。漁師が信仰した住吉神社では、毎年6月28日から29日に祭礼が行なわれた。中景に御輿(みこし)の渡御(とぎょ)が見える。「住吉大明神」と大書する幟(のぼり)には「整軒宮玄魚拝書」の署名があり本シリーズの目録を担当した玄魚の名が見える。 – 藤澤紫K

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 7
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳七
彫師:なし

Provenance

July 1912, 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