View Of Nihonbashi Bridge (Nihonbashi no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)

「東都名所之内 日本橋之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #107.9, pl. 1078; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #07.09; Tanba 1965, #212 (different edition; uncut sheet, this print on left)

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.2 x 11.3 cm (13 1/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7050

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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