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Benkei Moat outside Sakurada (Soto Sakurada Benkeibori), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Tanaka

Credit Line

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

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #79.14, pl. 820; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #9.18.1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.3 x 36 cm (9 3/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.118

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints