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Kawasaki: The Rokugô Ferry (Kawasaki, Rokugô watashibune), second version, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 3 in the series, second version; published by Hôeidô alone. MFA impressions: First version: 06.1342, 11.2154, 11.17431, 11.23081, 11.30186, 11.38937, 11.41823, 21.5092, 21.5095, 2009.2411.3 Second version: 11.17419, 11.17420, 11.17421, 11.26099, 21.5093, 21.5094

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

July 1914, 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 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.03

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 35.8 cm (9 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5093

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints