Echizen Province: Tsuruga, Kehi Pine Grove (Echizen, Tsuruga, Kehi no matsubara), 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 越前 敦賀 気比ノ松原」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Koshimuraya Heisuke (Koshihei) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.15

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

06.823.31

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 31 (Hokurikudô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.31, 11.17120, 11.26253, *11.36905 (deaccessioned in 2012)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Ox 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、馬込、丑九
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection