Dewa Province: Mogami River, A Perspective View of Mount Gassan (Dewa, Mogamigawa, Gassan enbô), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

「六十余州名所図絵 出羽 最上川 月山遠望」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Koshimuraya Heisuke (Koshihei) (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.45

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.2 x 24.8 cm (13 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1413

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 29 (Tôsandô group) on the title page for the series.

MFA impressions: 06.823.29, 11.17054, 11.36911, 21.8813 (fragment), 52.1413

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: (Kinugasa, Murata, Ox 8)
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take
改印:衣笠、村田、丑八
彫師:彫竹

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden