View of Emonzaka in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Emonzaka no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 新吉原衣紋坂之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ezakiya Tatsuzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #119.8, pls. 1210-1211; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #27.09

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 14.9 x 21.1 cm (5 7/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.672

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: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection