Harima Province: Maiko Beach (Harima, Maiko no hama), 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 播磨 舞子の浜」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 12th month


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.50

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.8 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.182

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 45 (Sanyôdô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.44, 06.908, 11.16860, 11.26243, *11.36884 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9532, 21.9533, 21.9534, RES.53.182

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Ox 12
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、丑十二
彫師:なし

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse