View of Kanazawa in Musashi Province (Bushû Kanazawa fûkei), from the series Famous Places of Our Country (Honchô meisho)

「本朝名所 武州金沢風景」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #82.15

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.6 cm (9 2/3 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.53

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 20.53, 21.8930

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

1920, gift of Henry Adams (b. 1838 - d. 1919) to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1920)

Credit Line

Gift of Adams Collection