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Aki Province: Itsukushima, Depiction of a Festival (Aki, Itsukushima, Sairei no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 50 (Sanyôdô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.49, 11.17046, 11.26239, 11.36935, RES.53.183

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Ox 12 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.01

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.7 cm (14 3/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.183

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints