Sunrise on New Year's Day at Susaki (Susaki hatsu hinode no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 洲崎初日出の図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–35 (Tenpô 1–6)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kagaya Kichiemon (Kichibei) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Suzuki et al., Utagawa Kuniyoshi ten (1996), #175; Suzuki 1992, #17; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #3

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 33.8 cm (9 1/4 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.310

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16007, 54.310

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24