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Iga Province: Ueno (Iga, Ueno), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 6 (Tôkaidô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.6, 11.17019, 11.26229, 21.9521, RES.54.190.1

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: Watanabe, (Mera), Ox 7 Blockcutter's mark: (Hori ?)

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—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.05

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 31.8 x 20.8 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.190.1

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints