Year-end Fair at Asakusa (Tori no machi ichi), from the series Assorted Famous Places of the Eastern Capital in the Four Seasons (Tôto shiki meisho zukushi)

「東都四季名所尽 酉のまち市」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Other artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.8 x 24 cm (13 11/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1291

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiô Toyokuni hitsu, in toshidama cartouche (on main image); Hiroshige (on inset)
喜翁豊国筆(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 11 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Koizumi Hori Sen
改印:戌十一改
彫師:小泉彫仙

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent