On the Outskirts of the Inn at Kumotsu (Kumotsu no yado hazure), from the series City Sparrows Walking the Tôkaidô Road (Hizakurige dôchû suzume)

「膝栗毛道中雀 雲津宿はずれ」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #80.1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.2 x 37.1 cm (9 1/2 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7160

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection