Prosperity in Saruwaka-machi (Saruwaka-machi han'ei no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 猿川町繁栄之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Yorozuya Kichibei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.6 x 34.3 cm (8 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10167

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 10 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:申十改
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1917, 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