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Mitsuke: Ferry on the Tenryû River (Mitsuke, Tenryûgawa funewatashi), 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. 29 in the series. The censor's seal indicates a date of 1843 or later for this design.

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Hama

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #5.29

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban

Accession Number

34.284

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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