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Gathering Shellfish in the Sea at the Benten Shrine in Susaki (Susaki Benten no yashiro kaijô shiohigari), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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Publisher's mark and date seal in lower right margin, cut off of this impression. Preliminary drawing (shita-e): 53.2044

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Ansei 1), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 743; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #16.8; Matsuki 1939, #223

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.5 x 34.3 cm (8 7/16 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.874

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints