Minami-Shinagawa and Samezu Coast (Minami-Shinagawa Samezu kaigan), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

「名所江戸百景 南品川鮫洲海岸」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.102, pls. 335, 336; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #109; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.101

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 25 cm (13 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9510

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 109 (winter section) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16700, 11.45636, 21.9510

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 2
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳二
彫師:なし

Provenance

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