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View of Takanawa in Moonlight (Takanawa tsuki no kei), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 21.9930, 21.10404

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

February 1916, 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, 1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), intercalary 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.19; Matsuki 1939, #208

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.4 x 33.5 cm (8 7/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10404

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints