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Great Fireworks Display at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku ôhanabi), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.1043, 11.2121, 21.9935

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1844 (Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 826; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.27; Matsuki 1939, #189 (fireworks different)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

06.1043

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints