The Kôya Jewel River in Kii Province (Kii Kôya no Tamagawa), from the series Six Jewel Rivers in Various Provinces (Shokoku Mu Tamagawa)

「諸国六玉川 紀伊高野之玉河」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #39.2

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.9 x 38 cm (10 3/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9960

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1343, 11.2015, 11.2058, 21.9960 (different publisher)

A later reprint, by a different publisher, of the series originally published by Tsutaya Kichizô.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Mura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村
彫師:なし

Provenance

August 1919, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the Frederick Gookin collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection