The Seashore at Takanawa in Edo (Tôto Takanawa kaigan), from the series One Hundred Famous Views in the Various Provinces (Shokoku meisho hyakkei)

「諸国名所百景 東都高輪海岸」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Strange 1925, p. 192, list #23

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.3 cm (14 3/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.104

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.22693, RES.49.104

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 9 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:酉九改
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift