Enjoying the Evening Cool on the Banks of the Sumida River
about 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)
Hirano 1939, #0642; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #21; Ukiyo-e shûka 5 (1980), pls. 6-7
Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 25.8 cm (14 3/4 x 10 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Left sheet of incomplete diptych.
MFA impressions: 11.13901 (right sheet), 21.5481 (right sheet), 21.5488 (left sheet)
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection