Hiroshige I - Ryôgoku bridgeHiroshige I - Ryôgoku bridge
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Utagawa Hiroshige I (1797-1858)

Vivid scene on the Ryôgoku bridge during fireworks at night.

Titel: Ryôgoku hanabi no zu (Fireworks at Ryôgoku)

Series: Tôto meisho (Famous Places in the Eastern Capital)

Signature: Hiroshige ga

Seal: Ichiryûsai

Publisher: Sanoki (Sanoya Kihei)

Date: Ca. 1838-42

Size: Oban, 24,3 x 37,4 cm

Still neat impression and good colours. Later state. Not mounted. Some restored or backed damages of paper in lower left corner and lower and right margin. In the picture some smaller restored wormholes. Throughout neat condition.

Compare MAK Vienna Inv. KI 10940-3 and others.