Eitai Bridge and New Land at Fukagawa (Eitaibashi Fukagawa shinchi), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 永代橋深川新地」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–38 (Tenpô 6–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #55.4, pl. 766; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #65.04; Matsuki 1939, #49

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.1 x 37.1 cm (9 1/2 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9902

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1412, 11.24943, 21.9902, 2009.5007.11

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Utagawa
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane (lot 463); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection