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Fishing Boats at Tsukuda Island (Tsukudajima isaribune), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Harimaze Edo meisho)

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From a sheet of five pictures including 21.8830 (Tsukudajima, top left) and 21.8824 (Ôji, bottom right).

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai 1996, pl. 89; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #51.3; Tanba 1965, #473 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #579 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 13.8 x 12.1 cm (5 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8830

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints