Fukagawa Lumberyards (Fukagawa Kiba), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 深川木場」

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.91, pls. 311-313; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #106; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.90

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 24.4 cm (14 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9506

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 106 (winter section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16696, 11.36876.67,11.45656, 21.9506

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 8
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、辰八
彫師:なし

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