View of Ochanomizu (Ochanomizu fûkei), from the series The Eastern Capital (Tôto)

「東都 御茶之水風景」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804–18 (Bunka era)
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), pl. 229; Kobe City Art Mus., Megane-e to Tôkaidô (1984), #117; Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 132

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 36.6 cm (9 3/4 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.108

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shôtei Hokuju ga

昇亭北寿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24