Evening the Cool of Evening at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi yûsuzumi no zu), from the series Perspective Prints (Uki-e)

「浮絵 両国橋夕涼之図」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Sawa Sekkyô (Japanese, active about 1804–1818), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 151

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 37.5 cm (9 13/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.82

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Sekkyô ga
雪嶠画

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift