Chikuzen Province: Hakozaki, the Road through the Sea (Chikuzen, Hakozaki, kaichû no michi), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

「六十余州名所図絵 筑前 筥崎 海中の道」

Japanese
Edo period
1855 (Ansei 2), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Koshimuraya Heisuke (Koshihei) (Japanese), Blockcutter Hori Sôji (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.42

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.823.58

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 59 (Saikaidô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.58, 11.17005, *11.36921 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.36942, 21.8814 (fragment), 53.2917

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 9
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Sôji
改印:改、卯九
彫師:ホリ宗二

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection