Takanawa [right] and Eitaibashi Bridge (Eitaibashi) [left], from the series Famous Views of the Eastern Capital in a Fashionable New Form [right]/New Publication [left] (Fûryû shinkei/shinpan Tôto meisho)

「風流新形東都名所 高なは」 (右) 「風流新版東都名所 永代ばし」 (左)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840 (Tenpô 11)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Murataya Ichigorô (Muraichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #104.1, pl. 1048 (left half only); RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #112 (left half only); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #06.06 (r) and #06.01 (l); Forrer 1997, #14 (l only)

Dimensions

Two chûtanzaku prints on uncut vertical ôban sheet; 36.2 x 25.2 cm (14 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7864

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

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

June 3, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, London (lot #295); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection