Looking toward Ikenohata from the Hill of the Yushima Tenjin Shrine (Yushima Tenjin sakaue yori Ikenohata o miru zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 湯島天神阪上より池の端を見る図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #15.14

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23 x 36.1 cm (9 1/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.420

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1376, 21.10041, 54.420

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24