Suzuki (Lateolabrax japonicus) Japanese seaperch and Kimmedai (Beryx splendens) Alfosino

Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)
Author: Poem by Shizugaki Namiyasu Poem by Toshigaki Maharu
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1832
Album leaf; ink and color on paper
H x W: 25.7 x 37.5 cm (10 1/8 x 14 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of John Fuegi and Jo Francis
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Album, Print

Woodblock print

Edo period (1615 - 1868), fish, Japan, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance

To 1997
Dr. John Fuegi [1]

From 1997
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dr. John Fuegi [2]


[1] See Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dr. John Fuegi

Published References
  • Eric C. Rath. Oishii: The History of Sushi. London, 2021. p. 68.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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