View of Hollyhock Hill (Aoizaka no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 葵坂之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #103.1, pl. 1028; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, chûtanzaku #04.01

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.9 x 12.6 cm (14 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7069

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

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection