Evening at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgokubashi yoru), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 両国橋夜」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #60.09

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.1 x 34.6 cm (9 1/8 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9770

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

From a series in which several other designs are reprints, with altered titles, from the series originally called Edo meisho no uchi, published around 1832-34.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu, Ox 6
No blockcutter's mark
改印:福、村松、丑六
彫師:なし

Provenance

January 1914, 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