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Clamdigging at Shinagawa (Shinagawa shiohigari), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho harimaze zue)

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From a sheet of three images: 21.8849 (top right), 21.8848 (top left), 21.8847 (bottom). Uncut sheet: RES.54.12.

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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. 118 (uncut sheet, full color; blue version not illustrated); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #08.08; Matsuki 1939, #586 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 21 x 12.6 cm (8 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8848

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints