Tile Kilns and Hashiba Ferry, Sumida River (Sumidagawa Hashiba no watashi kawaragama), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 墨田河橋場の渡かわら竈」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.60, pls. 240, 241; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.59

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 x 23.4 cm (13 3/4 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10424

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 037 (spring section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16717, 11.36876.27, 11.45657, 21.10424

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 4
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳四
彫師:なし

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection