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Mitsuke: Tagged Cranes at Iwaimura (Mitsuke, Iwaimura reisatsu no tsuru), cut from sheet 8 of the series Cutouts for the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi harimaze), also called Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #23.08

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 12.8 x 13 cm (5 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8711

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints