Trout, from an untitled series known as Large Fish

魚尽くし 鮎

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–33 (Tenpô 3–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #091.11; Tanba 1965, #92

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.2 x 35.6 cm (9 1/2 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

21.9609

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.844, 11.17171, 21.1609

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Inscription

Poems

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection