Night View of Yanagi Bridge: The Manpachi Restaurant (Yanagi-bashi yakei, Manpachi), from the series Famous Restaurants of Edo (Edo kômei kaitei zukushi)

「江戸高名会亭尽 柳ばし夜景 万八」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1838–40 (Tenpô 9–11)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #56.25, pl. 569; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #7.25

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 37.5 cm (9 7/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9427

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: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

May 1917, 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