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

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No. 34 (Hokurikudô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.34, 06.857, 11.17114, 11.26254, 11.36901

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: (Hama, Magome, Ox 9) Blockcutter's mark: (Hori Take)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.16

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

06.857

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints