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Takanawa, from the series Twelve Views of Edo (Edo jûni kei)

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No publisher's mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

February 1916, acquired 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 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #03.06; Matsuki 1939, #533

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11 x 17.4 cm (4 5/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9081

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints