The Sumida River in Edo (Sumidagawa), from the series Ten Views of Cooling Off in the Three Cities (San-ga-tsu suzumi jikkei)

「三ヶ津涼十景 角田川」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785 (Tenmei 5)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #1068; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #275.6, and pl. 139; Lieftinck sale cat. (Nov. 1938), no. 225 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.3 x 15.8 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.289

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund