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

「江戸名所 両国納涼」

Japanese
Edo period
1859 (Ansei 6), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 36.7 cm (9 1/4 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10049

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1659, 21.10049

Signed

Nisei Hiroshige ga
二世広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:未弐改
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1915, 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