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

「東都名所 霞がせきの図」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 686; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #72.05; Matsuki 1939, #100

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.2 x 36 cm (9 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9847

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1692, 21.9847

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松
彫師:なし

Provenance

January 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from 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