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; 31.8 x 20.8 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.190.1

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)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24