The Kôya Jewel River in Kii Province (Kii Kôya), from the series Six Jewel Rivers in Various Provinces (Shokoku Mu Tamagawa)

「諸国六玉川 紀伊高野之玉川」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1850s
After Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #25?

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.8 x 16.3 cm (4 5/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9105

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Probably designed by an Osaka artist such as Sekkô or Hasegawa Sadanobu, copied from Hiroshige’s horizontal ôban series published by Tsutaya. The complete series: 21.9100 to 21.9105.
The original print of this design: 06.1343, 11.2015, 11.2058, 21.9960

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection