Evening at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgokubashi yoru), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
1853 (Kaei 6), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #60.09
Horizontal ôban; 23.1 x 34.6 cm (9 1/8 x 13 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
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.
Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu, Ox 6
No blockcutter's mark
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection