Senju Great Bridge (Senju no Ôhashi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 千住の大はし」

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.63, pls. 246, 247; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #103; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.62

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.6 x 23.6 cm (14 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10441

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 103 (winter section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.2208, 11.16727, 21.10441, 21.10442

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 2
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、辰二
彫師:なし

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 433); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection