Mikuni in Echizen Province (Echizen Mikuni), from the series Wrestling Matches between Mountains and Seas (Sankai mitate zumô)

「山海見立相撲 越前三国」

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #38.05

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.4 x 35.2 cm (9 3/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8959

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 8
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午八
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection