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Nihonbashi: Morning Scene (Nihonbashi, asa no kei), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 1 in the series, first version; co-published by Hôeidô and Senkakudô. MFA impressions: First version: 06.2553, 11.23079, 11.30185, 11.42902, 21.5088, 21.5089 Second version: 11.17298, 11.17299, 11.26097, 21.5087, RES.53.150

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.01, variant

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

06.2553

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints