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

「東都名所 梅屋敷之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshikazu (Japanese, active 1848–1870), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.9 × 37.2 cm (9 13/16 × 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1411

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichijusai Yoshikazu ga
一寿斎芳員画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu, Ox 6
No blockcutter's mark
改印:福、村松、丑六
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock