Iwami Province: Mount Takazuno, Salt Beach (Iwami, Takazunoyama, Shiohama), 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 石見 高津山 汐浜」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Koshimuraya Heisuke (Koshihei) (Japanese), Blockcutter Hori Sôji (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.13

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 24.7 cm (14 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.89

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 43 (San’indô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.43, *11.16997 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.26249, *11.36892 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9531, RES.52.89

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Ox 12
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Sôji
改印:改、丑十二
彫師:ホリ宗二

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden