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Harima Province: The Old Story of Suma Bay (Harima, Suma no ura koji), cut from sheet 14 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

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Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, Rat 12

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.14; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 103 (uncut sheet); Tanba 1965, #480 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 25.4 x 10.2 cm (10 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8762

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints