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The Chôfu Jewel River in Musashi Province (Musashi Chôfu), from the series Six Jewel Rivers in Various Provinces (Shokoku Mu Tamagawa)

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MFA impressions: 11.19982 (creped), 21.6627

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 200); 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, 1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #29.4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.6 cm (14 3/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6627

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints