Ferry Boats Crossing a Mountain Gorge

山峡の船渡り

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, vertical chûban #15.7?

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25 x 16 cm (9 13/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9675

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9675, 21.9676

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection