Pleasure Boats at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku suzumibune), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Harimaze Kôto meisho)

張混江都名所 「両国 涼舟」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 87 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #51.1; Matsuki 1939, #577 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 26.2 x 7.4 cm (10 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8828

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Rat 3
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、渡辺、子三
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection