Suidōbashi and Surugadai from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797–1858)

5th month, leap year 1857

Asian Art

Medium

Ukiyo-e: polychrome woodblock print

Dimensions

sheet: 13 7/16 × 9 1/8 in. (34.1 × 23.2 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1950.455

Geography
Culture
Period

Edo period (1615–1868)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1950; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

color woodcuts

Marks

Publisher's seal mark: Shitaya Uoei 下谷魚栄 (rectangular, relief, lower left margin)\r\nCensor's seal marks: Mi urū go 巳壬五 (5th month, leap year 1857, year of the snake) (round, relief, upper right margin) & Aratame 改 (round, relief, upper right margin)\r\n

Inscriptions

Meisho Edo Hyakkei: Suidōbashi Surugadai 名所江戸百景 水道橋 駿河臺 (upper right)

Signed

“Hiroshige ga” (“painted by Hiroshige”) 廣重画 (lower left)

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