View of Nihonbashi in Edo (Edo Nihonbashi no zu), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi)

「東海道五十三次之内 江戸日本橋之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1838 (Tenpô 9)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, Kunisada's Tôkaidô (2013), #T24-01

Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2009.4991.36

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 01 in the series, with background based on Hiroshige’s design for the First Tokaido.

MFA impressions: 11.21048, 11.43152, 2009.4991.36

Signed

Ôju Kôchôrô Kunisada ga

応需香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Source unidentified