Requires Photography

No. 17, Sumida River (Sumidagawa), from the series Forty-Eight Famous Views of Edo (Edo meisho yonjûhakkei)

「江戸名所四十八景 十七 すみ田川」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 1st month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2016.1229

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1751, 11.20549, 11.26411, 2016.1229

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 1 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:酉正改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016