The Embankment at Mimeguri (Mimeguri zutsumi), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Harimaze Kôto meisho)

張混江都名所 「三囲堤」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #9.1, pl. 87 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #51.1; Matsuki 1939, #577 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 9.7 x 17.5 cm (3 13/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8826

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ryûsai hitsu
立斎筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiroshige

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection