Olive Halibut (Hirame) and Black Rockfish (Mebaru) with Cherry Blossoms, with inscription

Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1832-1833
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
H x W: 25.8 x 37 cm (10 3/16 x 14 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of John Fuegi and Jo Francis
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

cherry blossom, Edo period (1615 - 1868), fish, inscription, Japan, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Hiroshige, A Shoal of Fishes. A Studio Book New York. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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