Shirabyôshi Dancer in a Boat (Asazumabune), cut from an untitled harimaze sheet
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #79.2; Tanba 1965, #467 (uncut sheet)
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban (or aiban?) sheet; 20.5 x 11.7 cm (8 1/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a sheet with four designs, including one calligraphy and three pictures.
An impression of the uncut sheet is in the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, accession no. 81.133.119 (illustrated on website).
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection