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Evening View of Takanawa (Takanawa no yûkei), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Title, censor's seal, and publisher's mark in right margin, cut off of this impression. MFA impressions: 11.2070, 11.26198, 11.26199, 11.39269, 20.68, 21.9871

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

May 1915, 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, about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.14; Tanba 1965, #187; Matsuki 1939, #19

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.4 x 34.4 cm (8 13/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9871

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints