Enjoying the Evening Cool at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi nôryô), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 両国橋納涼」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #58.14, pl. 477; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #13.3

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 37.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.47

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.24941, 20.47

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of Henry Adams (b. 1838 - d. 1919) to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1920)

Credit Line

Adams Collection