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」

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


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings



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)


(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection