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
1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #88.5, pl. 921; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #17.5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.3 x 36.3 cm (9 9/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10053

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

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳九
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1917, 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