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Hakone: The Cripple's Revenge (Izari no adauchi), cut from a sheet of the series Mirror of Drama in Cutouts (Harimaze jôruri kagami)

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From a sheet of five pictures and a calligraphic title panel.

Signed

(Ichirûysai Hiroshige hitsu, on the title panel; this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Ansei 1), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Meiji Kotenkai sale cat. (2008), #1614 (uncut sheet); the series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #53 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 4.6 x 24.2 cm (1 13/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8675

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints