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Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill (Asukayama hanami no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo, Newly Selected (Shinsen Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.738, 21.9976

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga 一立斎広重画

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

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #43.02; Tanba 1965, #239

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.6 x 37.4 cm (10 1/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9976

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints