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Shimotsuke Province: the Old Story of the Deadly Rock of Nasu Moor (Shimotsuke, Nasu nohara sesshôseki no koji), cut from sheet 9 of 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

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

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 21.3 x 9 cm (8 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8757

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints