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Shinobazu Pond (Shinobazu no ike), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Second edition, published by Masudaya Ginjirô. MFA impressions: 11.2160 (Masudaya), 11.2250 (Masudaya), 21.9836 (no mark; first edition?)

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

October 16, 1911, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #62.04; Matsuki 1939, #66

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 36.6 cm (9 3/4 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2160

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints