Catching Sweetfish in the Tama River under the Autumn Moon (Tamagawa aki no tsuki ayugari no zu), from the series Snow, Moon, and Flowers at Famous Places (Meisho setsugekka)

「名所雪月花 多摩川秋の月あゆ猟の図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1844–47 (Kôka 1–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #84.3

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.1 x 37.2 cm (9 7/8 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8891

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.917, 20.34, 21.8891

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Tanaka Heishirô
No blockcutter's mark
改印:田中
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1916, 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