Sunset Glow at Matsuchiyama (Matsuchiyama yûshô), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 真乳山夕照」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #106.10, pl. 1069; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 239, kotanzaku #01.9; Matsuki 1939, #623

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 36.7 x 9.7 cm (14 7/16 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7057

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

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