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

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Signed

(this picture unsigned)

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

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai 1996, 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)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

21.8861

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints