Iga Province: Ueno (Iga, Ueno), 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 伊賀 上野」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Koshimuraya Heisuke (Koshihei) (Japanese), Blockcutter Hori Ta (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.05

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 22.6 cm (13 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9521

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 6 (Tôkaidô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.6, 11.17019, 11.26229, 21.9521, RES.54.190.1

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 7
Blockcutter's mark: (Hori Ta, cut off of this impression)
改印:米良、渡辺、丑七
彫師:(彫多)

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection