From a sheet of four images, including 21.8808 (upper left), 21.8805 (upper right), and 21.8883 (lower right). An impression of the uncut sheet is in the Minneapolic Institute of Arts, accession no. 81.133.120 (illustrated on website).
Artist's seal: Utagawa
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period,
The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, aiban #18 (a set of 17 sheets of Edo meisho, not listed individually)? (but this sheet seems to be miscellaneous images rather than Edo meisho)
Harimaze, cut from vertical aiban sheet; 17.6 x 15.3 cm (6 15/16 x 6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper