The Tenman Bridge in Settsu Province (Sesshû Tenmanbashi), from the series Remarkable Views of Bridges in Various Provinces (Shokoku meikyô kiran)

「諸国名橋奇覧 摂州天満橋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #19.09

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.4 x 37.8 cm (10 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10179

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: *11.17599 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.25216, 21.10179

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection