Autumn Moon at Takanawa (Takanawa shûgetsu), from the series Eight Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto hakkei)

「東都八景 高輪秋月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1836–37 (Tenpô 7–8)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #6.6; Tanba 1965, #30; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #14; Matsuki 1939, #364

Dimensions

Ôgi-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.5 x 34 cm (8 7/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10096

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.936, 21.10096

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

August 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection