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Cooling Off at Ryôgoku Bridge in Edo, a Pentaptych (Edo Ryôgoku suzumi no zu, gomai tsuzuki)

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Pentaptych, right to left: RES.21.423, RES.21.424, RES.21.425, RES.21.426, RES.21.427 For detailed identification of actors, see Iwata.

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on far right sheet only) 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1811 (Bunka 8), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri et al., Edo no eiyû II (2010), #28 (complete); Iwata, "Edo...," in Ukiyo-e geijutsu 154 (2007), pp. 9-14; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #35 (center r. sheet only); Rijksmuseum cat. II (The Age of Utamaro, 1979), #142 (complete)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych

Accession Number

RES.21.423-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints