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Fishing Boats at Nakagawa, from the series Famous Places in Edo: Ten Thousand Boats

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Utagawa Hiroshige, Fishing Boats at Nakagawa, from the series Famous Places in Edo: Ten Thousand Boats, ca. 1835-1855, color woodblock print on paper; fan-shaped nishiki-e, Museum Purchase: Margery Hoffman Smith Fund, public domain, 2001.38.1

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Title

Fishing Boats at Nakagawa, from the series Famous Places in Edo: Ten Thousand Boats

Related Titles

catalog entry: Nakagawa no tsuribune (Fishing Boats at Nakagawa), from the series Edo meisho bansen zue (Famous Places in Edo: Ten Thousand Boats)

original language: 江名所萬船図会 中川のつりふね

series (translated): Famous Places in Edo: Ten Thousand Boats

series (transliterated): Edo meisho bansen zue

translated: Fishing Boats at Nakagawa

transliterated: Nakagawa no tsuribune

Artist

Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858)

Related People

publisher: Ibaya Senzaburō (Japanese, active Edo/Tokyo ca. 1815-1869)

Date

ca. 1835-1855

Period

Japan: Edo period (1615-1868)

Medium

color woodblock print on paper; fan-shaped nishiki-e

Dimensions (H x W x D)

image: 8 3/4 in x 11 1/4 in; sheet: 8 11/16 in x 11 1/4 in

Inscriptions & Markings

title: Edo meisho bansen zue: Nakagawa no tsuribune 江名所萬船図会 中川のつりふね (Famous Places in Edo: Ten Thousand Boats -- Fishing Boats at Nakagawa), printed in black ink on rectangular cartouche, on a red groiund, top center, within the block Language: Japanese

publisher's mark: san 三, printed in black ink within circle, lower left within block Language: Japanese Description: seal of the publisher Ibaya Senzaburô

signature: Hiroshige ga 廣重画 (Picture by Hiroshige), printed in black ink within red rectangular cartouche, lower left within block Language: Japanese

Collection Area

Asian Art; Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Japanese Traditional Prints

Object Type

relief print

Culture

Japanese

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Margery Hoffman Smith Fund

Accession Number

2001.38.1

Copyright

public domain

Terms

Japanese woodblock prints

nishiki-e

relief printing

relief prints

woodcuts

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