Holiday of Cherry Blossoms at Naka-no-chô in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara Naka-no-chô sakura no monbi), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 よし原仲の町桜の紋日」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–58 (Tenpô 11–Ansei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #16.10; Matsuki 1939, #220

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.8 x 35.7 cm (9 3/8 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10016

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

May 1917, acquired 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