Fragment of: Dewa Province: Mogami River, A Perspective View of Mount Gassan (Dewa, Mogamigawa, Gassan enbô), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue) (detail)

六十余州名所図絵 出羽 最上川 月山遠望 (断簡)

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 8th 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 #64.45, fragment

Dimensions

Fragment cut from vertical ôban sheet; 4 x 13.8 cm (1 9/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8813

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 29 (Tôsandô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.29, 11.17054, 11.36911, 21.8813 (fragment), 52.1413

Signed

(this fragment unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection