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Kanasugi Bridge and Shibaura (Kanasugibashi Shibaura), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 080 (fall section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16712, 11.45661, 21.9480, 52.1425

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 7

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.32, pls. 182, 183; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #80; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.30

Dimensions

Vertical oban

Accession Number

52.1425

Medium or Technique

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

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints