The Nagata Riding Grounds, the Sannô Shrine, and the Paulownia Plantation at Tameike (Nagata-no-baba Sannô no yashiro Tameike kiribatake), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 永田馬場 山王社 溜池桐畑」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #122.21, pl. 1177; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, horizontal chûban #4.21

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 15 x 21.2 cm (5 15/16 x 8 1/3 in.)

Accession Number

54.1540

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper, with hand-applied color added later

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark

改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper