Flying fish (tobiuo) and white croaker (ishimochi), from the second series of fish prints

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Maker(s)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1840-1842
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and colors on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet & Image): 24.4 x 36.4 cm (9 5/8 x 14 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of John Fuegi and Jo Francis
Accession Number
F2008.6
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), fish, Japan, Late Edo period (1716 - 1868), poems, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 2008
Richard Kruml, London. [1]

2008
Dr. John Fuegi, purchased from Richard Kruml, London. [2]

From 2008
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dr. John Fuegi. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Fuegi
Richard Kruml

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum