The Great Harbor at Mikuni in Echizen Province (Echizen Mikuni no ôminato), from the series One Hundred Famous Views in the Various Provinces (Shokoku meisho hyakkei)

「諸国名所百景 越前三国乃大港」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Uoya Eikichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Strange 1925, p. 193, list #44

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 31.8 x 20.8 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.190.33

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21840, RES.54.190.33

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (Monkey 2 aratame; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark

改印:(申二改)
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24