Mino Province: Yôrô Falls (Mino, Yôrô taki), cut from sheet 8 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

国尽張交図会 八 「美濃 養老滝」

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Motegi et al, Musical Instruments (Ôta Memorial Museum, 2005), #73; Hiroshige Mus., Ena, Meisho no hensen (203), #2-8; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 101; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.08


Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 24 x 8.5 cm (9 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings



From a sheet of one calligraphic title panel and four pictures showing Ômi, Mino, Hida, and Shinano provinces.

MFA impressions: 21.8756 (Mino), RES.54.21 (uncut sheet)


(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection