Sea Bream and Sansho Pepper, from an untitled series known as Large Fish

魚尽くし 鯛、山椒

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–33 (Tenpô 3–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1998), #101; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #091.09

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 36.8 cm (9 13/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9612

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.854, 11.17175, 21.9612, RES.49.27 (key block)

Inscription

Poems

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga
一立斎広重画

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