The Pine Beach at Awazu (Awazu no matsubara), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 栗津の松原」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Enshûya Matabei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #23.1; Matsuki and Yamada, Ichiryûsai Hiroshige dansen-e (1924), #103

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.7 x 29.1 cm (8 15/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10091

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Rat 7
No blockcutter's mark
Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa
改印:米良、渡辺、子七
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1915, 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