Cooling Off at Ryôgoku Bridge in Edo, a Pentaptych (Edo Ryôgoku suzumi no zu, gomai tsuzuki)

「江戸両国すずみの図 五枚つづき」

Japanese
Edo period
1811 (Bunka 8), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri et al., Edo no eiyû II (2010), #28 (complete); Iwata, "Edo...," in Ukiyo-e geijutsu 154 (2007), pp. 9-14; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #35 (center r. sheet only); Rijksmuseum cat. II (The Age of Utamaro, 1979), #142 (complete)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 39.8 x 134 cm (15 11/16 x 52 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.21.423-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pentaptych, right to left: RES.21.423, RES.21.424, RES.21.425, RES.21.426, RES.21.427

For detailed identification of actors, see Iwata.

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on far right sheet only)
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection