Morning Glory, cut from an unititled harimaze sheet
The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, aiban #18 (a set of 17 sheets of Edo meisho, not listed individually)? (but this sheet seems to be miscellaneous images rather than Edo meisho)
Harimaze, cut from vertical aiban sheet; 17.8 x 11 cm (7 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a sheet of four images, including 21.8808 (upper left), 21.8805 (upper right), and 21.8883 (lower right).
An impression of the uncut sheet is in the Minneapolic Institute of Arts, accession no. 81.133.120 (illustrated on website).
The unusual signature Ogachô, a pun on Hiroshige’s address, is on 21.5336 and 21.8805.
Ogachô (a pun on Hiroshige's address)
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection