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Outside Hibiya (Hibiya soto no zu), from the series Fine Views of Edo (Kôto shôkei)

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MFA impressions: 21.8940, RES.49.101

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #8.5; Tanba 1965, #197; Matsuki 1939, #151

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.3 x 34.8 cm (8 3/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.101

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints