Mount Tateyama in Etchû Province (Etchu Tateyama), from the series Wrestling Matches between Mountains and Seas (Sankai mitate zumô)

「山海見立相撲 越中立山」

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #38.08

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.2 cm (8 11/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.219

Medium or Technique

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

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8960, 54.219

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 8
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午八
彫師:なし

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24