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Fujieda: Changing Porters and Horses (Fujieda, jinba tsugitate), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 23 in the series; co-published by Hôeidô and Senkakudô. MFA impressions: 06.1413, 11.2009, 11.17267, 11.20207, 11.26116, 11.30163, 11.38901, 21.5035, 2009.2411.23

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 #55.23

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

06.1413

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints