Ueno, from the series Ten Views of Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho jukkei)

「東都名所拾景 上野」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1825–27 (Bunsei 8–10)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #111.2, pl. 1098; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #13.02; others in the series: Tanba 1965, #s 22 and 179

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.8 x 16.5 cm (9 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.94

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: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift