The Pine Tree of the Imperial Procession (Miyuki no matsu), from the series Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meishô zue)

「江戸名勝図絵 御行の松」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 25 cm (14 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1211

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

Censor's seal: Dog 3 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô
改印:戌三改
彫師:彫長

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock