Higo Province: Hand-drum Falls (Higo, Tsuzumi no taki), cut from sheet 18 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

国尽張交図会 十八 「肥後 鼓之滝」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hiroshige Mus., Ena, Meisho no hensen (203), #2-18; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.18

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 36.5 x 4.5 cm (14 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8769

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 five pictures showing Higo, Hyûga, Ôsumi, and Satsuma provinces, and the islands of Iki and Tsushima.

MFA impressions: 21.8769 (Higo), RES.54.26 (uncut sheet)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Markings

Censors' seals: (Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(衣笠、村田、子十二)
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection