Mimasaka Province: Yamabushi Valley (Mimasaka, Yamabushidani), 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 美作 山伏谷」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.64

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.7 x 22.4 cm (13 1/4 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9535

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 46 (Sanyôdô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.45, 11.17128, 11.26242, 21.9535

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: (aratame, Ox 12)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、丑十二
彫師:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection