Ama no Hashidate, from the series Famous Places of Our Country (Honchô meisho)

「本朝名所 天橋立」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837 (Tenpô 8)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #82.01

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.7 cm (9 2/3 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.50

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 20.50, 21.8935, 21.8936

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of Henry Adams (b. 1838 - d. 1919) to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1920)

Credit Line

Adams Collection