From a series of five sheets with three small designs each, for a total of fifteen views. On this sheet: 21.7097 (Shin Yoshiwara), 21.8833 (Takanawa), 21.8834 (Ueno).
February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1843–44 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 1)
- Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I, Japanese, 1797–1858
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #49.3; Tanba 1965, #464 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #573 (uncut sheet)
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 37.6 x 9 cm (14 13/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper