Watching Fireworks in the Cool of the Evening at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgokubashi yûsuzumi hanabi kenbutsu no zu), from the series Newly Published Perspective Pictures (Shinpan uki-e)

「新版 浮絵 両国橋夕涼花火見物之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1780s (Tenmei era)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, horizontal ôban #8; Ukiyo-e taikei 8 (1975), #7

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.7 x 37 cm (9 5/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10202

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Katsu Shunrô ga
勝春郎画

Provenance

May 6, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection