Towboats Along the Yotsugi-dôri Canal (Yotsugi-dôri yôsui hikifune), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.115, pls. 361, 362; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #33; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.114
Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 24.8 cm (14 x 9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 033 (spring section) on the title page for the series.
MFA impressions: 11.17052, 11.45652, 21.10423
Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 2
No blockcutter's mark
November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 603); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection