Harimaze sheet with four pictures: New Year Decorations (R), Rocky Island with Pines (TC), Butterflies (TL), Winterberry and Dried Fish (BL)

正月の飾り、山水、蝶、梅擬と鱓 (張交)

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 34.1 x 23.4 cm (13 7/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.164

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Four pictures in stone-rubbing (ishizuri) style by Hiroshige I and Shigenobu (Hiroshige II).

MFA impressions: 15.164 (uncut sheet), 21.8782 (butterflies, by Hiroshige I, top left), 21.8783 (winterberry and dried fish, by Shigenobu, bottom left)

Signed

(1) Ichiryûsai, (2) Tôkai (Hiroshige I), (3) Hiroshige, (4) Shigenobu (Hiroshige II)

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし
版元:なし

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection