View of Nihonbashi Tôri 1-chôme (Nihonbashi tôri itchôme ryakuzu), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 日本橋通一丁目略図」

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.83, pl. 293. 294; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.082

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 23.7 cm (14 1/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10426

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 044 (summer section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16739, 11.35834, 21.10426

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 8
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午八
彫師:なし

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 424); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection