Fishing Boats in Tsukuda Bay, from Eitai Bridge (Eitaibashi Tsukuda oki isaribune), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #60.03; first edition: Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #50.2, pl. 527
Horizontal ôban; 22.3 x 34.4 cm (8 3/4 x 13 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 06.1521, 11.2074, 21.9798, 21.9799
From a reprint edition, with altered title, of a series originally called Edo meisho no uchi, published around 1832-34.
No publisher’s mark on this impression.
May 1915, 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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection