The Monkey Bridge in Kai Privince (Kôyô Saruhashi no zu)

「甲陽猿橋之図」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #186; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, ôhaba #1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 73.5 x 25.5 cm (28 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5335

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Meiji-era reproduction: 15.180

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection