Abalone, Needlefish, and Peach Blossoms, from an untitled series known as Large Fish

魚尽くし あわび、さより、桃

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–33 (Tenpô 3–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #091.01; Tanba 1965, #423

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.6 x 36.8 cm (10 1/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9608

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1303, 11.17170, 21.9608

Inscription

Poems

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga
一立斎広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

November 1912, 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