Shipping Ice from Hakodate in Hokkaido (Hokkaidô Hakodate kôri yushutsu no zu), from the series Famous Products of Japan (Dai Nihon bussan zue)

「大日本物産図会 北海道函館氷輸出之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1877 (Meiji 10)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894)


Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.4 x 24.1 cm (6 7/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.292

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection