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Pine of Success and Oumayagashi, Asakusa River (Asakusagawa Shubi no matsu Oumayagashi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 061 (summer section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.17028, 11.17029, 11.36876.40, 11.45666, 21.9467, 34.294, 1970.31

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 8 No blockcutter's mark 画家の印章: なし 版元: 魚屋栄吉 改印: 改・(辰)八

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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, 1856 (Ansei 3), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.5, pls. 128, 129; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #61; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.2 x 23.5 cm (13 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9467

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints