View of Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku no fûkei), from the series The Eastern Capital (Tôto)

「東都 両国之風景」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musée Guimet II (1990), pl. 136; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 3 (1963), #3909; Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 133

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.1 x 37.7 cm (9 7/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2277

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2277, RES.54.183

Signed

Shotei Hokuju ga
昇亭北寿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji
改印:極

Provenance

October 16, 1911, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection