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Sawtooth Mountain in Awa Province (Awa Nokogiriyama), from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fuji sanjûrokkei)

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MFA impressions: 11.26281, 11.39240, 21.9567

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 235, horizontal chûban #31.01

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 18.5 x 25.2 cm (7 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9567

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints