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Summer Moon at Ryôgoku (Ryôgoku natsu no tsuki), from the series Three Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho mittsu no nagame)

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No publisher's mark on this impression. MFA impressions: 11.1899, 11.24920, 21.10023, 21.10024 (light sky)

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

January 1914, 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 1844 (Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #24.03; Tanba 1965, #245; Matsuki 1939, #306

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.7 x 33.7 cm (8 9/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10023

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints