Narihira's Journey to the East: Passing Mount Fuji

業平東下り

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845–46 (Kyôka 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, ôhaba #4; Tanba 1965, #150

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 72 x 24.2 cm (28 1/3 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.996

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.966, 21.6892

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Tanaka
No blockcutter's mark

改印:田中
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection