Nakagawa River Mouth (Nakagawaguchi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 中川口」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.79, pl. 285. 286; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.078

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 32.9 x 21.4 cm (12 15/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10429

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 070 (summer section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16707, 21.10429

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: (aratame, Snake 2; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(改、巳二)
彫師:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (lot 457); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection