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Bungo Province: Minosaki (Bungo, Minosaki), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 62 (Saikaido group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.61, 11.17034, 11.26260, 11.36925, 21.9540

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 4 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1856 (Ansei 3), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.60

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 23 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9540

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints