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A Perspective View of People Enjoying the Cool Air at Ryôgoku Bridge (Uki-e Ryôgoku suzumi no zu)

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Torii Kiyomitsu ga 鳥居清満画

Provenance

June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; 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, 1760s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Memorial Museum of Art, Utagawa Toyoharu to sono jidai (1994), #90; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 52

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 29.7 x 45.9 cm (11 11/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8169

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints