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No. 18: Higo, Hyûga, Ôsumi, and Satsuma Provinces, and the Two Islands Iki and Tsushima, from the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

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MFA impressions: 21.8769 (Higo), RES.54.26 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Hiroshige ga (on Hyûga) 広重画

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, Rat 12

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.18

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 35.5 x 24.7 cm (14 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.26

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints