Mitsuke: Ferry on the Tenryû River (Mitsuke, Tenryûgawa funewatashi), from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Gyôsho Tôkaidô

「東海道五十三次之内 見附 天龍川舟渡し」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1841–44 (Tenpô 12–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ezakiya Tatsuzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #5.29

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22.6 x 34.5 cm (8 7/8 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1818

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 29 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.1818 (pub., no cens.), 11.40010 (no pub., cens.), 21.9338 (both pub. and cens.), 34.284 (pub., no cens.)

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection