Sagami Province: Enoshima, The Entrance to the Caves (Sagami, Enoshima, Iwaya no kuchi), 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 相模 江ノ島 岩屋ノ口」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.29

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 25.1 cm (14 3/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.180

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 15 (Tôkaidô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.15, 11.16988, 11.26223, *11.36933 (deaccessioned in 2012), RES.53.180

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Ox 8
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take
改印:衣笠、村田、丑八
彫師:彫竹

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse