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Saruwaka-machi, from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho harimaze zue)

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Uncut sheet: RES.54.10.

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai 1996, pls. 108 (uncut sheet, color, gray background) and 109 (uncut sheet, color, blue background; blue version not illustrated); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #08.02; Matsuki 1939, #587 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 21.6 x 13.6 cm (8 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8856

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints