Yellowtail (Inada) and Blowfish (Fugu) with Plum Blossoms, with inscription

Maker(s)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige ζ­Œε·εΊƒι‡ (1797-1858)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1832-1833
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 25.7 x 37.3 cm (10 1/8 x 14 11/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of John Fuegi and Jo Francis
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1995.16.6
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), fish, inscription, Japan, plum blossom, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Hiroshige, A Shoal of Fishes. A Studio Book New York. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
SI Usage Statement

Usage Conditions Apply

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian's Terms of Use page.

The information presented on this website may be revised and updated at any time as ongoing research progresses or as otherwise warranted. Pending any such revisions and updates, information on this site may be incomplete or inaccurate or may contain typographical errors. Neither the Smithsonian nor its regents, officers, employees, or agents make any representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the information on the site. Use this site and the information provided on it subject to your own judgment. The Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery welcome information that would augment or clarify the ownership history of objects in their collections.