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

「江戸名所 両国橋夕涼」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #84.44, pl. 917; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #19.41

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.6 x 34.2 cm (8 1/2 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.870

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

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Ox 8
No blockcutter's mark

改印:衣笠、村田、丑八
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection