Akabane Bridge and Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjô-ji Akabane-bashi), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 芝増上寺赤羽橋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #106.4, pl. 1063; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 239, kotanzaku #01.3

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 37.2 x 9.9 cm (14 5/8 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7054

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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