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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


Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆


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

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 #64.68


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

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Medium or Technique

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