Fireworks at Ryôgoku (Ryôgoku hanabi), from the series Reflections on Water at Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho mizu no omokage)

「江戸名所水のおもかげ 両国花火」

Japanese
Edo period
late 1840s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #20 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23.2 x 29.5 cm (9 1/8 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10114

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

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection