Fireworks in the Cool of the Evening at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi suzumi hanabi no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 両国橋涼花火之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #119.13, pl. 1216 (different fireworks); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 235, horizontal chûban #27.15

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 14.9 x 20.9 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1433

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

Markings

No censor's seal

改印:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection