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Gathering Shellfish at Low Tide on the Beach at Susaki (Susaki kaihin shiohigari no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, about 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #04.13

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.2 x 12.6 cm (14 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7066

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints