Eyeglass Bridge at Nishi Ôtani (Nishi Ôtani Megane-bashi), from the series Famous Places in the Capital (Miyako meisho no uchi)

「都名所之内 西大谷目鏡橋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1855–59 (Ansei 2–6)
Artist Hasegawa Sadanobu I (Japanese, 1809–1879), Publisher Wataya Kihei (Wataki) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 128

Dimensions

Horizontal koban (half aiban); 17.5 x 24 cm (6 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.185

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.36385, RES.49.185

Signed

Sadanobu ga

貞信画

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent