View of Matsuchiyama (Matsuchiyama no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #70.12, pl. 658; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #68-?
Horizontal ôban; 23.2 x 36.1 cm (9 1/8 x 14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 06.604, 21.9782, 54.404
No publisher’s mark on this impression.
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)
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