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

「諸国六玉川 摂津檮衣」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Kyûshirô


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #29.3; Motegi et al, Musical Instruments (Ôta Memorial Museum, 2005), #121

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 23 cm (13 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6622

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19984 (creped), 21.6622

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: (aratame, Snake 11; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(改、巳十一)
彫師:なし

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection