Lobster and Shrimp, from an untitled series known as Large Fish

魚尽くし 伊勢海老、芝蝦

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 #091.02

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 36.7 cm (9 13/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9605

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1525, 06.2569, 11.41801, 21.9605

Inscription

Poems

Signed

Hiroshige ga
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