Carp of the Tone River (Tonegawa koi), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho harimaze zue)

江戸名所張交図会 「とね川の鯉」

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), list #11.9, pl. 119 (uncut sheet, full color, yellow background); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #08.09; Matsuki 1939, #581 (uncut sheet)


Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 17.9 x 14.8 cm (7 1/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings



From a sheet of three pictures showing Kameido Tenjin (R), Tonegawa (TL), Goten-yama (BL).

MFA impressions: 21.8861 (Tonegawa), 21.8862 (Tonegawa), 21.8873 (Goten-yama), 21.8874 (Kameido Tenjin), RES.21.414 (Kameido Tenjin), RES.54.14 (uncut sheet)


(this picture unsigned)


November 1912, 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