Higo Province: Gokanoshô (Higo, Gokanoshô), 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 肥後 五かの庄」
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.56
Vertical ôban; 34.6 x 23 cm (13 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 64 (Saikaido group) on the title page for the series.
MFA impressions: *11.16802 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.26262, 21.9541, 21.9542, RES.53.184
Censor's seals: (aratame, Dragon 3; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
May 9, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection