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Kanbara: View of the Fuji River from Iwafuchi (Kanbara, Iwafuchi yori Fujikawa o miru zu), from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Gyôsho Tôkaidô

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No. 16 in the series. No publisher's mark on this impression. The censor's seal indicates a date of 1843 or later for this design. MFA impressions: 06.1805, 11.39997, 21.9324


Hiroshige ga 広重画


Censor's seal: Hama


May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1841–44 (Tenpô 12–Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #5.16


Horizontal aiban; 21.9 x 33.1 cm (8 5/8 x 13 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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