Mannen Bridge, Fukagawa (Fukagawa Mannenbashi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 深川万年橋」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.95, pls. 321, 322; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #56; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.94

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 22.8 cm (13 15/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

21.10428

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 056 (summer section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16858, 11.35853, 21.10428

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 11
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳十一
彫師:なし

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 381); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection