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Drawing for: The Hashiba Crossing (Hashiba no watashi), from the series Ferry Crossings in Katsushika in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Katsushika watashiba zukushi)

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Signed

Unsigned, but "Hiroshige ga" included in inscription at bottom

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, about 1854 (Ansei 1), 2nd month

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #138; the print: Faulkner, Hiroshige Fan Prints (2001), pl. 43; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 230, fans #66.4; Matsuki and Yamada, Ichiryûsai Hiroshige dansen-e (1924), #116

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22 x 29.9 cm (8 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2045

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

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Asia

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