Nagato Province: Shimonoseki (Nagato, Shimonoseki), 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 長門 下の関」
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.48
Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 25 cm (14 1/4 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 52 (Sanyôdô group) on the title page for the series.
MFA impressions: 06.823.51, 11.17032, *11.36936 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.36941, 21.8537, RES.49.28 (key block)
Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 3
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