Naruto Whirlpools in Awa Province (Awa Naruto), from an untitled series of famous places in the various provinces

諸国名所 「安房鳴門」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 239, sanchôgake #12.1

Dimensions

Sanchôgake; 25.4 x 12.2 cm (10 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7848

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Artist's seals: Hiro, Shige

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (#318); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection