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Title
Abalone, sayori and blossoming peach branch, from an untitled set of ten prints of fish
Creator
Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797-1858; published by Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudo)
Date Created and/or Issued
1832-1834
Publication Information
Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, UCLA Hammer Museum
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts
Collection
Japanese Prints
Rights Information
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Description
The woodcut appeared originally in a privately published album. This is an example of the print's first commercial publication, with the publisher's seal and without a centerfold.
References: Suzuki p. 191-192
Inscription: Recto, signed Ichiryusai Hiroshige ga at l.l.; publisher's seal at l.l.
Type
image
Format
Oban Full-color woodcut (nishiki-e) 10 1/4 x 14 3/4 inches
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt0x0nb085
1965.30.105
Subject
Still lifes; abalone shell; fishes; flowers (plants)