The Gankirô at Yokohama in Musashi Province (Bushû Yokohama Gankirô), from the series One Hundred Famous Views in the Various Provinces (Shokoku meisho hyakkei)

「諸国名所百景 武州 横浜 岩亀楼」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), intercalary 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Strange 1925, p. 192, list #21

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 23.9 cm (14 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1447

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 52.1447, RES.54.190.38

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey intercalary 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:申壬三改
彫師:なし

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden