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Yatsumi Bridge (Yatsumi no hashi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 045 (summer section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16735, 21.10430

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 8 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 360); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1856 (Ansei 3), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.110, pl. 351, 352; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.109

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 23 cm (14 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10430

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints