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Kakegawa Station (Kakegawa shuku), No. 27 from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road

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Perhaps a reprint of the original edition of the 1830s, with double censors' seals added to the original kiwame seal.

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga 渓斎英泉画

Marks

Censor's seals: kiwame, Muramatsu, Fukushima 改印: 極、村松、福

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #333; Chiba Museum, Hakkenden no sekai (2008), #26 (first edition)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.6 x 25.4 cm (14 13/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.78

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints