Yamato Province: Yoshino, a Thousand Cherry Trees at One Glance (Yamato, Yoshino, ôju ichimoku senbon), cut from sheet 1 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

国尽張交図会 一 「大和 吉野 桜樹一目千本」

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; 14 x 22.2 cm (5 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8751

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)

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection