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No. 1, Nihonbashi: Snowy Morning (Nihonbashi, yuki no akebono), from the series The Sixty-nine Stations of the Kisokaidô Road (here called Kisokaidô tsuzuki no ichi)

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MFA impressions: 11.25640, 21.4792, 21.4793

Signed

Unsigned 無款

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (#522); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–38 (Tenpô 6–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #92; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #33.01

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.9 x 36.2 cm (9 7/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4793

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints