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Fragment of: Chikuzen Province: Hakozaki, the Road through the Sea (Chikuzen, Hakozaki, kaichû no michi), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 59 (Saikaidô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.58, 11.17005, 11.36921, 11.36942, 21.8814 (fragment), 53.2917

Signed

(this fragment unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1855 (Ansei 2), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.42 (fragment)

Dimensions

Fragment cut from vertical ôban sheet; 25.6 x 3.7 cm (10 1/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8814

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints