Yamashiro Province: Kyoto, the Willow Tree at the Gate of Shimabara (Miyako Shimabara deguchi no yanagi), cut from sheet 1 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

国尽張交図会 一 「みやこ しま原 出口の柳」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hiroshige Mus., Ena, Meisho no hensen (203), #2-1; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.01; Tanba 1965, #102

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 19.9 x 12.5 cm (7 13/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.25

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a sheet of two calligraphic title panels and two pictures showing Yamashiro and Yamato provinces.

From the same sheet: 21.8751 (Yamato), 50.25 (Yamashiro)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich