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Summer: Moon at Ryôgoku Bridge (Natsu, Ryôgoku no tsuki), from the series Famous Views of Edo in the Four Seasons (Shiki Kôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.946, 06.1680, 21.7046

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

November 1912, 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 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, chûtanzaku #03.02; Matsuki 1939, #627

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.8 x 12.5 cm (14 7/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7046

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints