Characters from Ôtsu-e Folk Paintings Taking Shelter from Rain

大津画の雨宿り

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.1 x 29.8 cm (8 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6012

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ryûsai

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (lot 358); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection