The Niwaka Festival in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Niwaka no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 新吉原俄の図」

Japanese
Edo period
1840-1842
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #79.12, pl. 818; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.15

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.1 x 36.8 cm (9 7/8 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.615

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection