Harima Province: The Old Story of Suma Bay (Harima, Suma no ura koji), cut from sheet 14 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

国尽張交図会 十四 「播磨 須磨の浦 故事」

Japanese
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), #2-14; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.14; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 103; Tanba 1965, #480

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 25.4 x 10.2 cm (10 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8762

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a sheet of one calligraphic title panel and four pictures showing Harima, Mimasaka, Bizin, and Bitchû provinces.

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12
No blockcutter's mark
改印:衣笠、村田、子十二
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection