Enjoying the Evening Cool under Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi shita yûsuzumi), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho no uchi)

「江戸名所之内 両国橋下夕涼」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Kaei 7), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #63.12, pl. 760; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #22.12

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.2 x 34 cm (8 1/3 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1379

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Date seal and mark of publisher Maruya JInpachi in lower right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, (Tiger 8)
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection