Double Bridge at the Imperial Palace (Nijûbashi), from the series Recollections of Tokyo (Tokyo kaiko zue); reprinted from the series New 100 Scenes of Tokyo (Shin Tôkyô hyakkei)

東京回顧図絵 (新東京百景) 二重橋

Japanese
Shôwa era
1945 (Shôwa 20), December reprint of design from 1929 (Shôwa 4)


Catalogue Raisonné

Graybill et al, The Artist's Touch, the Craftsman's Hand (Portland Art Museum cat., 2011), p. 295, #148a; Onchi/ Prints of Onchi Koshiro (1975), #132 (original 1929 design)

Dimensions

20.2 x 28 cm (7 15/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

65.1088

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a portfolio of 15 works by 9 artists, with titles of individual works on an accompanying sheet (not in MFA).
MFA prints from the portfolio (complete): 59.838, 60.38, 65.1060, 65.1067, 64.1068, 65.1083, 65.1084, 65.1085, 65.1087, 65.1088, 65.1089, 65.1091, 65.1097, 65.1098, 65.1104

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

1965, gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine