Twelve Views of Edo
Edo jūnikei
江戸十二景

Date: 1831-2
Publisher: Kansendo
Format: Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ōban)
Number of Prints: 12/12
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.234 #3), Memorial Catalogue (23), Strange, van Vleck (p.125)

These images were printed four to an ōban sheet.

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#3.4
Low Tide at Susaki
(Susaki no shiohi)
洲崎汐干
#3.2
Shinobazu Pond in Ueno
(Ueno shinobazu)
上野不忍
#3.1
Asuka Hill
(Asukayama)
飛鳥山
#3.3
Cherry Blossoms at Goten-yama
(Goten-yama no hana)
御殿山ノ花
#3.11
Rice Fields outside the Yoshiwara
(Yoshiwara tanbo)
吉原田甫
#3.6
Takanawa
(Takanawa)
高輪
#3.8
At the Foot of Dōkan Hill
(Dōkan-yama shita)
道灌山下
#3.10
Clearing Weather at Nihonbashi Bridge
(Nihonbashi seiran)
日本橋雪晴
#3.7
Tsukudajima
(Tsukudajima)
佃島
#3.12
Enjoying the Evening Cool at Ryōgoku
(Ryōgoku nōryō)
両国納涼
#3.5
The Sumida River
(Sumidagawa)
隅田川
#3.9
View of Nakazu
(Nakazu no kei)
仲州之景
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Famous Views of the Eastern Capital
Tōto Meisho

Date: ~1834
Publisher: Sanoya Kihei (Sanoki) Kikakudō
Format: Chūban
Number of Prints: 6/?

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Azumabashi Bridge (Azumabashi)
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Mt. Asuka (Asukayama)
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Ryōgoku Bridge (Ryōgokubashi)
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Susaki (Susaki)
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Takanawa (Takanawa)
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Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara)

Fine Views of Edo
Kōto shōkei
江都勝景

Date: ~1835–39
Publisher: Kawaguchiya Shōzō (Shōeidō, Eisendō)
Format: Ōban
Number of Prints: 7/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.247 #8), Memorial Catalogue (69), Strange, Stewart

Ukiyo-e shūka 14 lists only seven prints whereas Memorial Catalogue lists eight (as do Strange and Stewart, presumably taking their information from the Memorial Catalogue).

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#8.1
Nakasu at Ōhashi
(Ōhashi Nakasu no zu)
大橋中洲之図
#8.2
Outside the Sakurada Gate
(Sakurada soto no zu)
櫻田外之図
#8.3
The New Mint in Shiba
(Shiba shin zeniza no zu)
芝新銭座之図
#8.4
Outside the Toranomon Gate
(Toranomon soto no zu)
虎之門外之図
#8.5
Outside Hibiya
(Hibiya soto no zu)
日比谷外之図
#8.6
Inside the Yamashita Gate
(Yamashita gomon no uchi)
山下御門之内
#8.7
The Yoroi Ferry
(Yoroi no watashi)
よ路ゐの渡し

Famous Restaurants of Edo
Edo kōmei kaitei zukushi
江戸高名会亭尽

Date: 1838-40
Publisher: Fujihiko
Format: Horizontal ōban
Number of Prints: 30/30
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.247 #7), Memorial Catalogue (134), Strange, van Vleck (p.113)

Thanks to Olivier Baumann for originally supplying images of most of these prints.

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7.27
Ryōgoku: The Aoyagi Restaurant
(Ryōgoku, Aoyagi)
両国 青柳

Courtesans Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Horaitei Restaurant in Ikenohata
(Ikenohata seiro hanami no yasumi, Horaitei)
池之端 蓬莱亭 青楼花見の休ミ

Yanagiya Restaurant Crossing the Sumida River at Hashiba (Sumidagawa Hashiba Watashi Zu, Yanagi-ya)
#7.5
Tea-house at the Willow Bridge
(Ryogoku Yanagibashi)
牛嶋 武蔵屋

Ushijima: The Musashiya Restaurant
(Ushijima, Musashiya)
#7.25
Night View of Yanagi Bridge: The Manpachi Restaurant
(Yanagi-bashi yakei, Manpachi)
柳ばし夜景 万八

Ono Restaurant at Yanagibashi in Ryugoku
(Ryugoku Yanagibashi, Ono)
#7.5
Ōji: The Ōgiya Restaurant
(Ōji, Ōgiya)
王子 扇屋

Koume in Honjo: The Ogura-an Restaurant
(Honjo Koume, Ogura-an)
本所小梅 小倉菴
#7.14
In Front of Daion-ji Temple: The Tagawaya Restaurant
(Daion-ji mae, Tagawaya)
大音寺前 田川屋
#7.23
Snow Viewing at Mokubo-ji Temple: The Uekiya Restaurant
(Mokubo-ji yukimi, Uekiya)
木母寺雪見 植木屋
#7.6
Back Gate of the Shrine at Kameido: The Tamaya Restaurant
(Kameido uramon, Tamaya)
亀戸裏門 玉屋
#7.28
Yanagibashi Bridge in Ryōgoku: The Umegawa Restaurant
(Ryōgoku Yanagibashi, Umegawa)
両国柳ばし 梅川
#7.13
Zōshigaya: The Myōgaya Restaurant
(Zōshigaya no zu, Myōgaya)
雑司ヶ谷之図 めうがや
#7.26
Yushima: The Shōkintei Restaurant
(Yushima, Shōkintei)
湯島 松琴亭
#7.22
View of Mukōjima: The Hiraiwa Restaurant
(Mukōjima no zu, Hiraiwa)
向島之図 平岩
#7.7
San'ya: The Yaozen Restaurant
(San'ya, Yaozen)
山谷 八百善>
#7.9
On the Grounds of the Shinmei Shrine in Shiba: The Shatetsurō Restaurant
(Shiba Shinmei shanai, Shatetsurō)
芝神明社内 車轍楼
#7.10
Nihon Embankment at Emonzaka in the New Yoshiwara: The Harimaya Restaurant
(Shin Yoshiwara Emonzaka Nihon-zutsumi, Harimaya)
新吉原衣文坂日本堤 播麿屋
#7.21
Mukōjima: The Daishichi Restaurant
(Mukōjima, Daishichi)
向嶋 大七
#7.17
Precincts of the Hachiman Shrine at Fukagawa: The Double Teahouse
(Fukagawa Hachiman keidai, Nikenjaya)
深川八幡境内 二軒茶屋
#7.18
In Front of the Hachiman Shrine at Fukagawa: The Hirasei Restaurant
(Fukagawa Hachiman mae, Hirasei)
深川八幡前 平清

The Mankin Restaurant in the Keiseigakubo Section of the Shirayama District of Asakusa
(Hakusan Keiseiga Kubo, Daisen)

Sunrise on New Year's Day at the Musashiya Restaurant in Susaki
(Susaki hatsu hinode, Musashiya)

The Tamasho Restaurant in Imado Bridge
(Imadobashi no Zu, Tamasho)
今戸橋之圖 玉庄

The Hashimoto Restaurant at Yanagishima
(Yanagishima no Zu, Hashimoto)
柳島之圖 橋本

Teahouse at Hirokōji
(Shitaya Hirokōji, Oike)

Dewaya and a View of Mimeguri
(Mimeguri no Kei, Toyoha-ya)

Kameya in front of the Kaminarimon Gate
(Asakusa Kaminarimon Mae, Kameya)

Kashiwagi at Yorozuchō in Nihonbashi
(Nihonbashi, Kashiwagi)

Views of Edo
江戸近郊名所

Date: 1837-1844
Publisher: Wakasaya Yoichi
Format: Ebangire (half ō-ōban)
Number of Prints: 13/13
From E-hankire (Letter Paper) Series
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.229 #1)

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#1.1
Azuma Grove
(Azuma-no-mori)
吾妻の森
#1.11
Bush-clover Temple
(Hagi-dera)
萩寺
#1.10
Mouth of the Naka River
(Nakagawa-guchi no zu)
中川口之図
#1.3
Red Maple Leaves at Kaian-ji Temple
(Kaian-ji kōyō)
海安寺紅葉
#1.4
Salt Beach at Gyōtoku
(Gyōtoku shiohama no zu)
行徳塩浜之図
#1.7
Snowy Morning In Susaki
(Susaki yuki no asa)
須崎雪の朝
#1.9
Takada Riding Grounds
(Takada baba)
高田馬場
#1.8
Tamagawa Village
(Tamagawa no sato)
多摩川の里
#1.6
View of Gotenyama
(Gotenyama no zu)
御殿山ノ図
#1.5
View of Koganei
(Koganei no kei)
小金井ノ景
#1.12
Village of Matsudo
(Matsudo no sato)
松戸ノ里
#1.13
Sunset Hill
(Yūhi-ga-oka)
夕日ヶ丘

View of a Riverside Village

Eight Views of Shiba in the Eastern Capital
Tōto Shiba hakkei
東都司馬八景

Date: ~1840-41
Publisher: Echizen'ya Kihei
Format: Horizontal ōban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.244 #59), Memorial Catalogue (115), Strange

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#59.3
Descending Geese at Goten-yama
(Goten-yama no rakugan)
御殿山之落雁
#59.
Evening Rain at Akabane
(Akabane no yau)
#59.
Returning Sails at Takanawa
(Takanawa kihan)
高輪 帰帆
#59.2
Twilight Snow at Mount Atago; View of the Year-end Fair
(Atagoyama bosetsu, Toshinobo ichi no zu)
愛宕山暮雪 年の暮市之図
#59.7
Autumn Moon at Tamachi
(Tamachi shūgetsu)
田町秋月
#59.
Evening Glow at the Shimmei Shrine
(Shinmei no yūshō)
神明 夕照
#59.5
Clearing Weather at Shirogane; the Shrine of Lord Kiyomasa (Shirogane no seiran, Seishō-kō hokora)
白金晴嵐 清正公祠
#59.
Vesper Bells at Sanyenzan Temple
(Sanyenzan no banshō)

Ancient Sites of the Eastern Capital
Tōto Kyūseki Zukushi
東都旧跡尽

Date: 1845-46
Publisher: Wakasaya Yoichi (Wakayo) Jakurindō
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 10/10
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.251 #47)

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#47.4
Ancient View of Kasumigaseki
(Kasumigaseki no Kozu)
霞ヶ関乃古圖
#47.1
The Legend of Azuma Wood
(Azuma-no-mori no koji)
吾妻森の故事
#47.5
The Legend of Otamagaike Pond, Kanda
(Kanda Otama-ga-ike no koji)
神田於玉ヶ池の故事
#47.7
The Old Story of the Village of Kerria Roses in Takada
(Takada yamabuki no sato, koji)
高田山吹の里故事
#47.8
The Sumida River: The Old Story of the Capital Birds
(Sumidagawa, miyakodori no koji)
隅田川都鳥の故事
#47.10
Mokubo-ji Temple: The Story of Umewaka
(Mokubo-ji, Umewaka no yurai)
木母寺 梅若の由来
#47.2
Kinryūzan Temple in Asakusa: The Story of the Kannon Image
(Asakusa Kinryūzan, Kanzeon yurai)
浅草金竜山 観世音由来
#47.3
The Lonely House at Asajigahara: The Story of the Stone Pillow
(Asajigahara hitotsuya, ishi no makura no yurai)
浅茅ヶ原一ツ家 石の枕の由来
#47.
#47.

Famous Historic Sites of Edo
Edo Meisho Koseki Den
江戸名所古跡伝

Date: ~1843-47
Publisher: Fujiokaya Hikotarō (Fujihiko) Shōgendō
Number of Prints: 4/?

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The Origins of Hiyoku Burial Mound in Meguro
(Meguro Hiyokuzuka no Yurai)
目黒比翼塚の由来

The Origins of Kagami Pond, Robe-Hanging Pine and Uneme Burial Mound
(Kagamigaike, Koromo Kake Matsu, Uneme Zuka no Yurai)
鏡ヶ池 衣かけ松、釆女塚の由来

The Origins of Otamagaike Pond in Kanda
(Kanda Otamagaike no Yurai)
神田お玉ケ池の由来

The Origins of Tanzen Roppō
(Tanzen Roppō no Wake)
丹前六法の譯

Famous Places in Edo with Chapters from the Tale of Genji
Edo Murasaki meisho Genji
江戸むらさき名所源氏

Date: ~1845
Publisher: Ibaya Kyūbei
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 5/5
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.253 #6), Memorial Catalogue (192)

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#6.5
Evening Moon at Takanawa from the Akashi Chapter (Takanawa no Yūzuki Mitate Akashi)
見立あかし
#6.
Ferry on the Sumida River from the Ukifune Chapter (Sumidagawa no watashi)
#6.
Gathering Shells at Low Tide at Susaki from the Suma Chapter (Suzaki shiohigari)
#6.1
The Plum Garden at Kameido from the Umegae Chapter (Mitate Umegae, Kameido umeyashiki)
見立梅が枝
#6.
(Gotenyama hanami)

Eight Views of the Eastern Capital
Tōto hakkei
東都八景

Date: 1845-46
Publisher: Fujiokaya Hikotarō (Shōgendō)
Format: Horizontal chūban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.236 #25)

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#25.1
Twilight Snow at Asakusa
(Asakusa no bosetsu)
浅艸の暮雪
#25.7
Night Rain at Nihonbashi Bridge
(Nihonbashi no yau)
日本橋の夜雨
#25.5
Autumn Moon on the Sumida River
(Sumidagawa no shūgetsu)
隅田川の秋月
#25.2
Evening Bell at Ueno
(Ueno no banshō)
上野の晩鐘
#25.6
Returning Sails at Takanawa
(Takanawa no kihan)
高輪の帰帆
#25.3
Descending Geese at Shinobazu Pond
(Shinobazu no rakugan)
不忍の落雁
#25.8
Sunset Glow at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku no yūshō)
両国の夕照
#25.4
Clearing Weather at Susaki
(Susaki no seiran)
洲崎の晴嵐

Twelve Views of Edo
Edo jūni kei
江戸十二景

Date: 1847-52
Publisher: Aritaya Seiemon
Format: Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ōban)
Number of Prints: 12/12
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.234 #2),

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#2.1
Evening Bell at Asakusa
(Asakusa banshō)
浅草晩鐘
#2.2
Descending Geese at Asuka Hill
(Asukayama rakugan)
飛鳥山落雁
#2.3
Red Maple Leaves at Kaian-ji Temple
(Kaian-ji kōyō )
海案寺紅葉
#2.5
Twilight Snow on Shinobazu Pond
(Shinobazu bosetsu)
不忍暮雪
#2.8
Clearing Weather on the Sumida River
(Sumidagawa seiran)
隅田川晴嵐
#2.12
Sunset Glow at Ryogoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku yūshō)
両国夕照

Five Elements in Famous Places of Edo
Edo meisho gosho
江戸名所五性

Date: 1847-52
Publisher: Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudō)
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 5/5
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.253 #7)

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#7.5
Water of Kameido
(Kameido no mizu)
亀井戸の水
#7.1
Wood of the Cherry Trees on the Sumida Embankment
(Sumida-zutsumi sakura no ki)
墨田堤桜の木
#7.
Water and Metal
(Kameido no mizu, Uenoji no kane)
#7.
#7.

Eight Snow Scenes in the Eastern Capital
Tōto Yukimi Hakkei

Date: Drawn in 1847, printed in 1928
Publisher: Satō Shōtarō
Format: Horizontal ōban
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Daybreak After A Snowfall at Susaki (Susaki Yuki no Asa)

Kinryūzan Temple in Asakusa District (Asakusa Kinryūzan)

Night Snow at Takanawa (Takanawa Yoru no Yuki)

Snow In Grounds of Fudō Shrine At Meguro (Meguro Fudō Keidai)

Street View, Looking Down The Kasumigaseki After A Snowfall (Kasumigaseki no Yuki Agari)

Tōeizan Temple and Shinobazu Pond, Ueno (Ueno Tōeizan Shinobazu ike)

Twilight View of The Snow Clad Ryōgoku Bridge (Ryōgoku Yuki no Yūgure)

View From The Sumida River Embankment (Sumidagawa Tsutumi no Kei)

Harimaze of Famous Places in Edo
Harimaze Edo meisho

Date: 1852
Publisher: Izumiya Ichibei (Izuichi) Kansendō
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 5/?

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Five Vignettes of Edo

Five Vignettes of Edo

Five Vignettes of Edo

Five Vignettes of Edo

Five Vignettes of Edo

Famous Places and Annual Events of the Eastern Capital
Toto meisho nenchu gyoji
東都名所年中行事

Date: 1854
Publisher: Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudō)
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 12/12

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Month One: New Year's Shrine Visit to Kameido

Month Two: Visit to Oji Shrine
二月はつ午王子まいり

Month Three: Plum Blossom Viewing Along the Sumida

Month Four: First Bonito of the Season at Nihonbashi

Month Five: River Carnival at Ryogoku

Month Six: Shrine Visit to Teppozu

Month Seven: The Twenty-sixth Night, Takanawa (Shitigatsu Takanawa Nijūroku Ya)

Month Eight: Fireworks at the Mukojima Garden

Month Nine: Three Shrines of Kanda Festival

Month Ten: Zoshigaya memorial ceremony

Month Eleven: Asakusa Tori-no-Ichi Fair

Month Twelve: Yearly Market at Kinryūzan Temple Gate, Asakusa (Jūnigatsu Asakusa Kinryūzan Toshi no Ichi)

Harimaze Pictures of Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho harimaze zue
江戸名所張交図会

Date: 1857
Publisher: Yamadaya Shōjirō
Format: Vertical ōban
Number of Prints: 10/10
References: Ukiyo-e shūka 14 (p.253 #8), Memorial Catalogue , Strange

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Benten Shrine at Susaki (Susaki Benten hokora) (TR)
Ochanomizu (BR)
Festival of the Shiba Shinmei Shrine (Shiba Shinmei matsuri) (BC)
Messenger of Bishamon at Mount Atago (Atagoyama Bishamon no tsukai) (L)
「洲崎弁天祠」「御茶之水」「芝神明祭」「愛宕山毘沙門使」

Fish Market at Nihonbashi (Nihonbashi) (R)
Cherry-blossom Viewing at Ueno (Ueno hanami) (TC)
Waterfall above the Fudō (Meguro Fudō jō taki) (TL)
Red Maple Leaves at Kaian-ji Temple (Kaian-ji kōfū) (BL)
「日本橋」「上野花見」「目黒不動上滝」「海安寺紅楓」

Kinryūzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryūzan) (TR)
The Sumida River (Sumidagawa) (BR)
Flower Garden at Mukōjima (Mukōjima hanayashiki) (BL)
Mimeguri (TL)
The Gate of the Thunder God (Kaminarimon) (C)
「浅草金竜山」「すみだ川」「向島花屋舗」「三囲」「雷門」

Offering of Canola at the Kameido Tenjin Shrine (Kameido Tenjin natane no jinji) (R)
Carp of the Tone River (Tonegawa no koi) (TL)
Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom at Goten-yama (Goten-yama manka) (BL)
「亀戸天神菜種之神事」「とね川の鯉」「御殿山満花」

Panoramic View from Asuka Hill (Asukayama chōbō) (T)
First Performance of the Day in Saruwaka-machi (Saruwaka-machi bandachi) (BR)
On the Embankment at Koganei (Koganei tsutsumi) (BL)
「飛鳥山眺望」「猿若町番立」「小金井堤」

Shibaura (TR)
Imado (TL)
The Hachiman Shrine at Fukagawa (Fukagawa Hachiman) (BR)
New Year in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara seiyō) (BL)
「芝浦」「今戸」「深川八幡」「吉原青陽」

Takanawa (TR)
Iris at the Village of Horikiri (Horikiri no sato hana shōbu) (TL)
Pool at the Three Forks of the River at Nakasu (Nakasu Mitsumata Wakarenofuchi) (B)
「高輪」「堀切之里花菖蒲」「中洲三つ俣分の淵」

Waterfall River at Ōji (Ōji Taki-no-kawa) (TR)
Clamdigging at Shinagawa (Shinagawa shiohigari) (TL)
Suijin Wood and the Shrine at Massaki (Suijin no mori Massaki yashiro) (B)
「王子滝の川」「品川汐干狩」「水神森先崎社」

Dancers in the Festival of Oji Shrine (L)
Ships Moored at Teppozu and Tsukuda Island (TR)
Stream at the Hagidera in Oshiage (BR)

Matsuchi Hill and Sanya Canal (TL)
Plums at Umeyashiki (BL)
Pleasure Boat at Ryogoku (R)