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Kii Province: Waka-no-ura Bay (Kii, Waka-no-ura), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 53 (Nankaidô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.52, 11.17003, 11.26237, 11.36932, 21.9538, 52.1415

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 9 No blockcutter's mark

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, 1855 (Ansei 2), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.26

Dimensions

Vertical oban; 35.7 x 23.9 cm (14 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1415

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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