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The Embankment Scene from Ragged Brocades (Tsuzure no nishiki, Tsutsumi no ba), cut from one sheet of the series Mirror of Drama in Cutouts (Harimaze jôruri kagami)

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From a sheet with five pictures. MFA impressions: 21.8771 (TR), 21.8772 (TL), 21.8773 (TC), RES.49.8 (uncut sheet)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Ansei 1), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #53.3

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 13.1 x 8.7 cm (5 3/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8773

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints