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The Lonely House at Asajigahara: The Story of the Stone Pillow (Asajigahara hitotsuya, ishi no makura no yurai), from the series A Compendium of Historical Sites in the Eastern Capital (Tôto kyûseki zukushi)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Tanaka

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, about 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #5.02, pl. 20; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #47.03

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 21.8 cm (13 3/8 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.91

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints