Takanawa, from the series Twelve Views of Edo (Edo jûni kei)

「江戸十二景 高輪」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1831–32 (Tenpô 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 1231; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #03.06; Matsuki 1939, #533

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11 x 17.4 cm (4 5/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9081

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

February 1916, acquired 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