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Kyoto: The Great Bridge at Sanjô (Kyô, Sanjô Ôhashi zu), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

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No. 55 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.829.55, 06.1445, 11.2231, 11.42907, 11.45722, 21.9163 Publisher's mark and censor's seal in lower left margin, cut off of this impression.

Inscription

鳴神の音にきこえし大橋は雲の上ふむこゝちこそすれ 鶴の屋松門

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.55

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban

Accession Number

06.1445

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints