Moon at Takanawa (Takanawa no tsuki), from the series Three Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho mittsu no nagame)

「江戸名所三つの眺め 高なわの月」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #65.3, pls. 590-591; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #25.3; Tanba 1965, #240; Matsuki 1939, #308

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.2 x 35.8 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.675

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.675, 06.2661 (light sky), 06.2609, 21.10021

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection