Fireworks at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgokubashi hanabi no zu), from the harimaze series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
「東都名所 両国橋花火之図」 （張交）
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #49.5; Tanba 1965, #465 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #572 (uncut sheet)
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 18.8 x 17.5 cm (7 3/8 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a series of five sheets with three small designs each, for a total of fifteen views. On this sheet: 21.7096 (Asakusa Kinryûzan), 21.8831 (Ryôgoku), 21.8832 (Goten-yama).
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
February 1916, 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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection