Sado Province: The Goldmines (Sado, Kanayama), 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 佐渡 金やま」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th 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 #64.28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.823.36

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 36 (Hokurikudô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.36, 11.16918, 11.26255, *11.36899 (deaccessioned in 2012)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Ox 9
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take
改印:浜、馬込、丑九
彫師:彫竹

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection