Hashiba Ferry in Snow (Hashiba setchû), from the series The Pride of Edo: Thirty-six Scenes (Edo jiman sanjû rokkei)

「江戸自慢 三十六興 橋場雪中」

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Hiranoya Shinzô (Aikindô), Blockcutter Ôta Komakichi (Hori Koma, Hori Tashichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, Japanese Woodblock Prints (2010), p. 309; Mueller et al., Competition and Collaboration (2007), #166

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 23.8 cm (13 15/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.12

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiô Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche; Hiroshige hitsu
喜翁豊国画(年玉枠)、広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 7 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Tashichi
改印:子七改
彫師:彫多七

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis W. Black to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis W. Black