View of Shinbashi (Shinbashi no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 しん橋の図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #58.6, pl. 469; Hiraki Ukiyo-e Foundation, Nyan to mo neko darake/ Cats of Many Varieties (2012), #33; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #12.2; Tanba 1965, #217; Matsuki 1939, #143

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.2 x 35.8 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8913

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.24915, 21.8912, 21.8913

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
改印:極

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