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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

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from 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, 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; 25.3 x 37.6 cm (9 15/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8940

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints