Drawing for: The Reservoir and the Sannô Shrine (Tameike Sannô no yashiro), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

江戸名所 溜池山王の社 (下絵)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1854 (Ansei 1), intercalary 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #144; the print: Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 845; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #9.21; Matsuki 1939, #209

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 34 cm (9 1/4 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.435

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Unsigned

Markings

No censor's seals
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1953, sold by Warren E. Cox and Associates, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund