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Cherry Blossoms at Night in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara no yozakura), from the series Famous Places in Edo: Snow, Moon and Flowers (Kôto meisho, setsugekka no uchi)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1840s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #14.3

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e cut from horizontal aiban sheet; 22.9 x 29.5 cm (9 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10115

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints