Tsukuda Island (Tsukudajima), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 佃島」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–35 (Tenpô 1–6)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kagaya Kichiemon (Kichibei) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri 2011, #268; Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #202; Suzuki et al., Utagawa Kuniyoshi ten (1996), #177; Suzuki 1992, #23

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.2 x 35.2 cm (9 1/8 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.309

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24