Search Results:

<< Viewing Record 16 of 26 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed

[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

 


Maker(s):Utagawa Hiroshige I; Uoya Eikichi (publisher)
Culture:Japanese (1797-1858)
Title:Gotenyama, Shinagawa, from the series Meisho Edo hyakkei [One hundred famous views of Edo]
Date Made:1856 (Ansei 3, forth month of the year of Dragon)
Type:Print
Materials:Woodblock print (woodcut); nishiki-e, ink and color on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Mat: 18 1/16 in x 14 in; 45.9 cm x 35.6 cm; Sheet: 14 in x 9 9/16 in; 35.6 cm x 24.3 cm; Image: 13 5/16 in x 8 7/8 in; 33.8 cm x 22.5 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. l. (black ink in red cartouche): [Japanese character, Hiroshige hitsu]; TITLE: recto, upp. r. (black ink in red cartouche): [Japanese character, Meisho Edo Hyakkei]; TITLE: recto, upp. r. (black ink in orange cartouche): [Japanese character, Shinagawa / Goten / Yama]; SEAL: recto, upp. r. (black ink, margin): [Japanese character, Shin shi]; SEAL: recto, upp. r. (black ink, margin): [Japanese character, Aratame]; SEAL: recto, lwr. l. (black ink, margin): [Japanese character, Shitaya Uoei].
Accession Number:  MH 1949.8.Q.RII
Credit Line:Purchase with the Nancy Everett Dwight Fund
mh_1949_8_q_rii_v1.jpg

Description:
This is no. 28 (spring section) on the title page for the One hundred famous views of Edo series. A vertical print of people crossing a small footbridge in the foreground in the floodplane of a creek, then scalling a small cliff. Cherry trees in the background.

Tags:
Ukiyo-e; landscapes; views

Link to share this object record:
https://museums.fivecolleges.edu/detail.php?t=objects&type=ext&id_number=MH+1949.8.Q.RII

Research on objects in the collections, including provenance, is ongoing and may be incomplete. If you have additional information or would like to learn more about a particular object, please email fc-museums-web@fivecolleges.edu.

2 Related Media Items

mh_1949_8_q_rii_v1.jpg
mh_1949_8_q_rii_v1.jpg
mh_1949_8_q_rii_v1.jpg
mh_1949_8_q_rii_v1_cc.jpg
<< Viewing Record 16 of 26 >>