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Leafy Cherry Trees on the Sumida River (Sumidagawa hazakura no kei), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Signed

Ichiyûsai Hiroshige ga

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo & Co.; 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 1831–32 (Tenpô 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #61.06; Matsuki 1939, #10

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.2 x 34.5 cm (8 3/8 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5246

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints