Evening Moon at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku no yoizuki), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 両国之宵月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1831–32 (Tenpô 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #46.10, pl. 450; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #61.10; Tanba 1965, #24; Matsuki 1939, #1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.3 x 33.9 cm (8 3/8 x 13 1/3 in.)

Accession Number

06.926

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.926, 21.5244, 53.439

Signed

Ichiyûsai Hiroshige ga

一幽斎広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection