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

「東都名所 真乳山之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #51.28, pl. 501; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.20; Matsuki 1939, #23

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.9 x 33.7 cm (8 5/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9855

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.24935, 21.9885, RES.54.115 (1840s reprint)

Title, censor’s seal, and publisher’s mark in right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (kiwame; in lower right margin, cut off of this impression)
改印:(極)

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