Okitsu: Kiyomigaseki, View of the Salt Beach (Okitsu, Kiyomigaseki, shiohama fûkei), cut from sheet 4 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

東海道張交図絵 四 「興津 清見関 塩浜風景」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.04

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 11.5 x 16.3 cm (4 1/2 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8733

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 five pictures showing Hara, Yoshiwara, Kanbara, Yui, and Okitsu stations.
MFA impressions: 11.17207 (uncut sheet, Ibaya ed.), 21.8733 (Okitsu), RES.49.10 (uncut sheet, Maruya ed.)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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