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Iki Province: Shisa (Iki, Shisa), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 68 (Saikaidô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16920, 11.26265, 21.9543, RES.53.186

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 3 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

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

Japanese, Edo period, 1856 (Ansei 3), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.09

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.9 x 24.2 cm (14 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.186

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints