From a sheet with two vertical designs; the other is a calligraphy by Ashikaga Takauji, the first Ashikaga shogun.
Artist's seal: Hiroshige
February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #22.1; Tanba 1965, #458 (uncut sheet)
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 33.5 x 14.9 cm (13 3/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper