Cooling off at Ryôgoku Bridge, a Large Perspective Picture (Ryôgoku-bashi yûsuzumi ô-uki-e)

「両国橋夕涼見大浮絵」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1745 (Enkyô 2)
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764), Publisher Okumuraya Genroku (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Shoki ukiyo-e ten (2016), cat. no. 149; Kishi, Edo no enkin-hô (1994), fig. 13; Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #163

Dimensions

39.3 x 58.8 cm (15 1/2 x 23 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5733

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16482, 21.5733

Signed

Tôbu Yamato gakô Hôgetsudô Tanchôsai Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu (in left margin, cut off of this impression)

Provenance

June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection