Evening View of Takanawa (Takanawa yûkei), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 高輪夕景」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.3 x 36.1 cm (9 3/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10171

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: Dog 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:戌二改
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1913, 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