Shinagawa: Night Scene below Yatsuyama (Yatsuyama shita yakei), cut from sheet 1 of the series Cutouts for the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi harimaze), also called Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

五十三次張交 一 「品川 八つ山下夜景」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #23.01; Tanba 1965, #476 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 17.5 x 8.6 cm (6 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8699

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 four designs, including the series title calligraphy and pictures for Nihonbashi, Shinagawa, and Kawasaki.

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection