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No. 9: Kôzuke, Shimotsuke, Mutsu, and Dewa, from the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

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MFA impressions: 21.8757 (Shimotsuke), RES.54.22 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Hiroshige

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, Rat 12 Artist's seal: Ryûsai Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12 改印: 衣笠、村田、子十二

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 #19.09; Tôshûsai sale cat. no. 75 (7/2007), #765 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 35.7 x 24.8 cm (14 1/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.22

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints