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No. 28, Fukuroi: Famous Tôtômi Kites (Fukuroi, meibutsu Enshû tako), from the series Famous Sights of the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi meisho zue), also known as the Vertical Tôkaidô

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MFA impressions: 06.678, 11.25154, 11.30278, 21.5271

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 7 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1855 (Ansei 2), 7th month

Object Place

Geo-cultural attribution not provided

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #24.28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

06.678

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints