The Chôfu Jewel River in Musashi Province (Musashi Chôfu), from the series Six Jewel Rivers (Mu Tamagawa no uchi)

「六玉川之内 武蔵調布」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835 (Tenpô 6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1989), pl. 129; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #08.3

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.9 x 12.5 cm (14 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7091

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1243, 21.7091

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

November 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