Evening View of Takanawa (Takanawa no yûkei), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 高輪之夕景」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–38 (Tenpô 6–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #116.6, pl. 1130; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, horizontal chûban #06.06; Matsuki 1939, #379

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 16.5 x 24.3 cm (6 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9980

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

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