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"Yamato Province, Tatsuta Mountain and Tatsuta River" | by Asian Curator at The San Diego Museum of Art
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"Yamato Province, Tatsuta Mountain and Tatsuta River"

Accession Number: 1957.280

Display Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige

Display Title: "Yamato Province, Tatsuta Mountain and Tatsuta River"

Translation(s): "Yamato, Tatsutayama, Tatsutagawa "

Series Title: Famous Views of the Sixty-odd Provinces

Suite Name: Rokujuyoshu meisho zue

Creation Date: 1853

Medium: Woodblock

Height: 13 9/16 in.

Width: 9 in.

Display Dimensions: 13 9/16 in. x 9 in. (34.45 cm x 22.86 cm)

Publisher: Koshimuraya Heisuke

Credit Line: Bequest of Mrs. Cora Timken Burnett

Label Copy: "This location (present-day Nara) is famous for its maple trees depicted in the print. The Tatsuta River is seen rising on Mount Ikoma and into the Yamato River. The censors black seals, date, blockcutters seals, and publishers seals are seen in the bottom left-hand corner of the print. "

Collection: The San Diego Museum of Art

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Taken on December 19, 2007