Title page for the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers at Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho sanjûrokkasen)

「東京名所 三十六花撰」 目録

Japanese
Edo period
1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7335.1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 01.7335.1, 11.30553

The individual prints in the series give the series title as Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen) and incorporate the name Tôkyô or Tôto into the subtitle.

Signed

Kisai Risshô hitsu
喜斎立祥筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Tiger 7 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:寅七改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection