Gathering Shellfish at Low Tide at Susaki (Susaki shiohigari), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 洲崎しほ干狩」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #49.6, pl. 458; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.08; Matsuki 1939, #133

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.3 x 38 cm (9 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.49

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1510, 11.2053, 11.39257, 20.49

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of Henry Adams (b. 1838 - d. 1919) to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1920)

Credit Line

Adams Collection