Flatheads and Eggplant, from an untitled series known as Large Fish

魚尽くし こち、茄子

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 #091.08

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 36.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9607

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.849, 11.17191, 11.17192, 11.17193, 11.17194, 21.9607

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