Misty Moonlight on the Sea at Tsukuda Island (Tsukudajima kaihen oborozuki), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 佃島海辺朧月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #103.16, pl. 1043; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #04.16; Matsuki 1939, #609

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38 x 13 cm (14 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7067

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

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection