The Sannô Festival Parade at Kasumigaseki (Kasumigaseki Sannô matsuri nerikomi no zu), from a series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto [meisho])

「東都 霞ヶ関山王祭練込之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Masudaya Ginjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #75.1, pl. 782; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #69.1; Matsuki 1939, #97

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 38 cm (9 5/8 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5339

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Only the first word (Tôto) of the series title (Tôto meisho) is given on this print, but other designs in the series have the full title.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

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