Waterfall River at Ôji (Ôji Taki-no-kawa), Clamdigging at Shinagawa (Shinagawa shiohigari), Suijin Wood and the Shrine at Massaki (Suijin no mori Massaki yashiro), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho harimaze zue)

「江戸名所張交図会」「王子滝の川」「品川汐干狩」「水神森先崎社」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 118 (uncut sheet, full color; blue version not illustrated); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #08.08; Matsuki 1939, #586 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 35.6 x 24.7 cm (14 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.12

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sheet of three pictures showing Ôji (TR), Shinagawa (TL), Suijin no mori (B).

MFA impressions: 21.8847 (Suijin no mori, blue), 21.8848 (Shinagawa, blue), 21.8849 (Ôji, blue), 21.8857 (Ôji, color), 21.8858 (Shinagawa, color), RES.54.12 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 7
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳七
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24