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Moon Viewing at Takanawa on the Night of the Twenty-sixth (Takanawa Nijûrokuya no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo, Newly Selected (Shinsen Edo meisho)

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Publisher's mark on lanterns within picture.

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga 一立斎広重画

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 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #43.12; Matsuki 1939, #283

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.8 cm (8 11/16 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9974

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints