Mountain River on the Kiso Road (Kisoji no yamakawa), from an untitled set of three triptychs

木曽路之山川

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Okazawaya Taheiji (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 248, ôban triptych #035

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 24.2 cm (14 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.983

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 06.983 (center sheet only), 21.7380-2 (complete triptych)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (on right sheet only)
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 8
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳八
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection