Shinobazu Pond (Shinobazu no ike), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 不忍の池」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #80.10, pl. 839; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.11; Tanba 1965, #266

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 36.7 cm (9 5/8 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1247

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1247, 21.9929

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger intercalary 7
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、寅壬七
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection