Cherry Trees in Rain on the Sumida River Embankment (Sumida zutsumi uchû no sakura), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #?, pl. 856; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #60.06; Tanba 1965, #196; Matsuki 1939, #111; first edition: Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #50.4, pl. 529 [sic; should be 530]
Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 36 cm (9 5/8 x 14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 06.602, 21.9790, 21.9791, 21.9792, 21.9793, 21.9794, 21.9795, 54.402
From a reprint edition, with altered title, of a series originally called Edo meisho no uchi, published around 1832-34.
Censor's seal: kiwame
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection