The Kawaguchi Ferry and Zenkô-ji Temple (Kawaguchi no watashi Zenkô-ji), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 川口のわたし善光寺」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.36, pls. 192, 193; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #20; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.34

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.9 x 23.9 cm (14 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.21.391

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 020 (spring section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16705, 11.45644, 21.10411, RES.21.391

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 2
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳二
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection