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Yamato Province: Tatsuta Mountain and Tatsuta River (Yamato, Tatsutayama, Tatsutagawa), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 2 (Gokinai group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.2, 11.25071, 11.26218, 21.9519, 21.9520, RES.53.266, RES.54.190.2

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 7 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take

Provenance

May 9, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; 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, 1853 (Kaei 6), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.68

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.6 cm (14 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9520

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints