View from Massaki of Suijin Shrine, Uchigawa Inlet, and Sekiya (Massaki-hen yori Suijin no mori Uchigawa Sekiya no sato o miru zu), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 真崎辺(まっさきあたり)より水神の森内川関屋の里を見る図」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.98, pl. 327, 328; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.097

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.7 x 23.1 cm (13 11/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9458

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 036 (spring section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.867, 11.36876.25, 11.45653, 21.9458, 21.9459
春の部。真崎稲荷は参詣すればまっさきに願いがかなうとされ、江戸でも人気の稲荷であった。境内には豆腐田楽(とうふでんがく)で有名な甲子屋(きのえねや)などの茶店や料亭が多い。図もこれらの店の二階の円窓越しに、水神社の鳥居、関屋の里を望む。 – 藤澤紫K

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 8
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳八
彫師:なし

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane (#458); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection