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No. 32, Arai: Ferryboats Arriving at the Checkpoint (Arai, Wataribune chakugan gosekisho), 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: 11.16771, 11.30282, RES.52.88

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Meiji-era reprint from Edo-period blocks, 1891 (Meiji 24), June

Catalogue Raisonné

Reprint of: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #24.32

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 25 cm (13 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.88

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints