User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Asakusa Ricefields and Torinomachi Festival (Asakusa tanbo Torinomachi môde), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

Start collecting

No. 101 (winter section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.36876.65, 11.45668, 18.26, 21.9503


Hiroshige ga 広重画


Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 11 画家の印章: なし 版元: 魚屋栄吉 改印: 改・巳十一


November 1912, 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

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hiraki Ukiyo-e Foundation, Nyan to mo neko darake/Cats of Many Varieties (2012), #1; Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.7, pls. 133, 134; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #101; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.7


Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 24.5 cm (14 1/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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