Fishing Boats in Tsukuda Bay, from Eitai Bridge (Eitaibashi Tsukuda oki isaribune), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 永代橋佃沖漁舟」

Japanese
Edo period
1850s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #60.3; first edition: Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #50.2, pl. 527

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.9 cm (8 11/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1521

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1521, 11.2074, 21.9798, 21.9799

From a reprint edition, with altered title, of a series originally called Edo meisho no uchi, published around 1832-34.
No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection