Kôzuke Province: Mount Haruna Under Snow (Kôzuke, Harunasan setchû), 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 上野 榛名山雪中」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Koshimuraya Heisuke (Koshihei) (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.27

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24 cm (14 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9527

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 26 (Tôsandô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.26, *11.17104 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.17106, 11.26232, 11.36877, *11.36909 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9527

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Ox 8
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take
改印:衣笠、村田、丑八
彫師:彫竹

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; February 11, 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale, American Art Galleries, New York; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection