Fireworks at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi hanabi)), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 両国橋花火」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Ansei 1), intercalary 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #80.20, pl. 849; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.28; Matsuki 1939, #203

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.4 x 34.9 cm (8 13/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2198

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2198, 21.9931, 21.9932, 21.9933

Signed

HIroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger intercalary 7
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、寅壬七
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection