Tôtômi Province: Wading Forty-eight Rapids on the Akiba Road (Akiba kaidô shijûhachi segoe), cut from sheet 4 of the series [Cutout Pictures of] the Provinces (Kunizukushi [harimaze])
国尽張交図会 四 「遠近江 秋葉海道四十八瀬越」
Hiroshige Mus., Ena, Meisho no hensen (203), #2-4; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.04; Uchida 1930, #305
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 12.6 x 22 cm (4 15/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a sheet of three pictures showing Owari, Mikawa, and Tôtômi provinces.
From the same sheet: 21.8752 (Mikawa), 21.8754 (Tôtômi)
For a copy of this design by Hasegawa Sadanobu, see 21.8753.
Artist's seal: Hiroshige hitsu
Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection