The Togetsu Bridge at Arashiyama in Kyoto (Kyô Arashiyama Togetsukyô), from the series Views of Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho zue)

「諸国名所図会 京嵐山渡月橋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1854–58 (Ansei 1–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Iseya Sôemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Faulkner, Hiroshige Fan Prints (2001), pl. 96; the series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 230, fan prints #48 (this design not listed); other prints in the series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1989), pls. 112-4

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23.1 x 29.2 cm (9 1/8 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10123

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

Censor's seal: aratame

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