Enjoying the Evening Cool at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku nôryô), from the series Twelve Views of Edo (Edo jûni kei)

「江戸十二景 両国納涼」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 1237; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #03.12; Matsuki 1939, #531

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.6 x 17.3 cm (4 9/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9074

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

No censor's seal

Provenance

February 1916, acquired 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