Moon over Shinagawa (Shinagawa no tsuki), from the Series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 品川の月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1850–52 (Kaei 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Iseya Sôemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 1380; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #8.2; Matsuki and Yamada, Ichiryûsai Hiroshige dansen-e (1924), #78

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23 x 29.3 cm (9 1/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10110

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

Artist's seal: Hiro, on the red lanterns

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