Hyûga Province: Aburatsu Port, Obi Ôshima (Hyûga, Aburatsu no minato, Obi Ôshima), 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 日向 油津ノ湊 飫肥大島」

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 3rd 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 #64.54

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 25.1 cm (14 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2737

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 65 (Saikaidô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16891, 11.26263, *11.36878 (deaccessioned in 2012), 53.2737

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 3
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、辰三
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