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Mitsuke: Historical Site, the Lovely Figure of Kumano Gozen at Ikeda Station in Acient Times (Mitsuke, kyûseki, ôko Ikeda no shuku Kumano Gozen enshi), cut from sheet 7 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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From a sheet of five pictures showing Kakegawa, Fukuroi, Mitsuke, Hamamatsu, and Maisaka stations. MFA impressions: 11.17205 (uncut sheet), 21.8736 (Mitsuke), 21.8737 (Maisaka)

Signed

Hiroshige

Marks

Artist's seal: nine petals

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.07

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 22.5 x 10.3 cm (8 7/8 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8736

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints