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On Top of Mount Atago in Shiba (Shiba Atago sanjô no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Title, censor's seal, and publisher's mark in right margin, cut off of this impression. MFA impressions: 06.2554, 11.2077, 11.2194, 11.24928, 11.39262, 11.39263, 20.73, 21.9863, 21.9864


Hiroshige ga 広重画


By 1911, purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston [see note 1]; 1911, gift of Bigelow to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 3, 1911) NOTES: [1] Much of Bigelow's collection of Asian art was formed during his residence in Japan between 1882 and 1889, although he also made acquisitions in Europe and the United States. Bigelow deposited many of these objects at the MFA in 1890 before donating them to the Museum's collection at later dates.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.10; Matsuki 1939, #29


Horizontal ôban

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Medium or Technique

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