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Full Moon at Takanawa (Takanawa meigetsu), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Harimaze Kôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ryûsai

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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, 1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai 1996, pl. 88 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #51.2; Tanba 1965, #474 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #578 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 33.7 x 5.4 cm (13 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8823

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints