Crossing the Ôi River with Platforms (Ôikawa undai watari no zu)

「大井川運台渡之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Iseya Kanekichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 64-5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.22a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (on left sheet only)

広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥四改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified