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Hida Province: Basket Ferry (Hida, Kagowatashi), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujuyoshu meisho zue)

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No. 24 (Tôsandô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.24, 06.860, 11.17030, 11.17031, 11.36906, 11.36907, 21.9525, RES.53.268

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: (Murata, Kinugasa, Ox 8) 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), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.57

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

06.860

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints