Ohatsu in the Scene of the Crows from the Play Kagamiyama (Kagamiyama karasuba no dan, Hatsu-jo), from the series A Collection of Plays (Jôruri zukushi no uchi)

「浄瑠璃尽ノ内 かゞ見山烏場の段」「はつ女」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845–48 (Kôka 2–Kaei 1) ?
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Blockcutter Matsushima Fusajirô (Horikô Fusajirô, Hori Fusa) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.1 cm (14 11/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1224

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Based on design no. 60 in the Hyakunin isshu series; see 11.30334. Possibly a pirate edition.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Hama
Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Fusajirô
No publisher's mark
改印:浜
彫師:彫工房次郎
版元:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock