Kata Bay in Kii Province (Kishû Kata no ura), from the series Scenes of Famous Places along the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô meisho fûkei), also known as the Processional Tôkaidô (Gyôretsu Tôkaidô), here called Tôkaidô meisho no uchi

「東海道名所之内 紀州 加太浦」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Iseya Kanekichi (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #69A (155); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-157

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.154

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16831, 11.44726, 11.44915, 2009.5009.154

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 6 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Katada Hori Chô
改印:亥六改
彫師:片田彫長

Credit Line

Source unidentified