Kanasugi Bridge and Shibaura (Kanasugibashi Shibaura), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 金杉橋芝浦」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.32, pls. 182, 183; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #80; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.30

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1425

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 080 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16712, 11.45661, 21.9480, 52.1425

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 7
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、巳七
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden