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Ôiso: Tora's Rain (Ôiso, Tora ga ame), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 9 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.868, 11.30188, 11.38923, 11.38924, 11.38925, 21.5011, 2009.2411.9

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.09

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.2 x 37.5 cm (9 15/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.868

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints