Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi), from the series Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meishô zue)

「江戸名所図絵 両国橋」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Koizumi Kanegorô (Hori Kane) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.6 cm (14 7/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.103

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 10 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Kane
改印:酉十改
彫師:彫兼

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden