Autumn Moon of the Jewel River: Netting Whitebait in the Jewel River (Tamagawa shûgetsu, Tamagawa ayukumi no zu), from the series Eight VIews of Famous Places (Meisho hakkei), 2nd edition

「名所八景 玉川秋月 玉川鮎汲の図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni II (Toyoshige) (Japanese, about 1802–1835), Publisher Iseya Rihei (Kinjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 36.9 cm (9 5/8 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.427

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

In the first edition the series title is written in standard script; in the second edition, it is in semi-cursive script, and there are some other changes in the blocks.

Signed

Toyokuni hitsu
豊国筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Utagawa
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Sharp