Sunset Glow at Koganei Bridge (Koganei-bashi no sekishô), from the series Eight Views in the Environs of Edo (Edo kinkô hakkei no uchi)

「江戸近郊八景 小金井橋夕照」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #177; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #06.5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.6 x 37 cm (9 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5227

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.5227, 21.5228

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection