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Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom along the Sumida River (Sumidagawa hanazakari), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.1396, 21.9954, 21.9955

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), #607; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #10.2; Matsuki 1939, #158

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.7 x 34.5 cm (8 9/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1396

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints