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Mimeguri Embankment on the Sumida River (Sumidagawa Mimeguri tsutsumi), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: First edition, published by Aritaya Seiemon: 21.9921, 21.9922 Second edition, published by Yamashiroya Jinbei: 21.9950

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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, 1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), intercalary 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.17

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.5 x 34.3 cm (8 7/16 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9950

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints