Awaji Province, cut from sheet 16 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

国尽張交図会 十六 「淡路」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hiroshige Mus., Ena, Meisho no hensen (203), #2-16; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 98; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.16

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 11 x 12.5 cm (4 5/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8764

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a sheet of one calligraphic title panel and six pictures showing Kii, Sanuki, Awaji, Awa, Iyo, and Tosa provinces.

From the same sheet: 21.8764 (Awaji), 21.8765 (Kii)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection