Left sheet of incomplete triptych. The triptych was co-designed with Kunisada (Toyokuni III), but this sheet is appparently by Hiroshige only.
Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Ansei 1), 12th month
- Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I, Japanese, 1797–1858
- Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô), Japanese
Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 109 (complete triptych)
Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.5 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper