Fireworks in the Cool of the Evening at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku nôryô hanabi no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo, Newly Selected (Shinsen Edo meisho)

「新撰江戸名所 両国納涼花火之図」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #66.14, pl. 641; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #43.14; Matsuki 1939, #282

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.1 x 34.6 cm (8 11/16 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9967

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9967, 21.9968

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga
一立斎広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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