Evening Bell at Ueno (Ueno banshô), from the series Eight Views of Edo (Kôto hakkei)

「江都八景 上野晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1831–32 (Tenpô 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 1254; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #04.1; Matsuki 1939, #497

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.5 x 17.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9087

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

May 1915, 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