Waterfall River at Ôji (Ôji Takinogawa), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 王子滝の川」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #54.4, pls. 507-508; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #63.04; Matsuki 1939, #36

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.8 cm (9 5/8 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9908

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.566, 21.9908, 54.400

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