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Kanaya: The Far Bank of the Ôi River (Kanaya, Ôigawa engan), cut from sheet 6 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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From a sheet of three pictures showing Shimada, Kanaya, and Nissaka stations. MFA impressions: 11.17219 (uncut sheet, Ibaya edition), 54.1542 (Kanaya), RES.49.11 (uncut sheet, reprint edition with no publisher's mark)


(this picture unsigned)


1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper

Japanese, Edo period, about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.06


Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 15 x 22.9 cm (5 15/16 x 9 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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