Fireworks at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku hanabi), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho no uchi)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #50.5, pl. 532; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #21.5; Matsuki 1939, #152
Horizontal ôban; 24.9 x 35.8 cm (9 13/16 x 14 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 11.1942, 11.1985, 21.10054
All three MFA impressions are late printings, with the upper cloud band missing and the lower cloud band recut.
Censor's seal: kiwame
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection