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Tossing Earthenware Dishes at Asuka Hill (Asukayama kawarake nage), from the series The Pride of Edo: Thirty-six Scenes (Edo jiman sanjû rokkei)

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Signed

Kiô Toyokuni hitsu, in toshidama cartouche; Hiroshige ga 喜翁 豊国筆(年玉印)

Marks

Censor's seal: Rat 8 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Tashichi

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.5 cm (14 1/2 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1208

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints