Moon-Viewing Point (Tsuki no misaki), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 月の岬」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.72, pls. 266, 267, 268; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #82; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.71

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24.5 cm (14 1/4 x 9 2/3 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.179

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 082 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16713, 11.36876.56, 21.9483, RES.49.179

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 8
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、巳八
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent