Bamboo Yards, Kyôbashi Bridge (Kyôbashi Takegashi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 京橋竹がし」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.40, pls. 199, 200; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #76; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.38

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 23.7 cm (14 1/4 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1424

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 076 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16801, 11.26350, 11.36876.51, 52.1424

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 12
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳十二
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden