Cherry Blossoms at Night in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara no yozakura), from the series Famous Places in Edo: Snow, Moon and Flowers (Kôto meisho, setsugekka no uchi)

「江都名所 吉原夜桜 雪月花之内」

Japanese
Edo period
1840s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #14.3

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e cut from horizontal aiban sheet; 22.9 x 29.5 cm (9 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10115

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

February 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