Amusements at Goten-yama (Goten-yama yûkyô), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 御殿山遊興」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #55.8, pl. 770; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #65.07; Matsuki 1939, #48

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.6 cm (9 5/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9899

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.535, 06.1245, *11.24923 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.26205, 21.9899, 2009.5007.8

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

May 1915, 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