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No. 35, Narai Station: Shop for the Famous Local Product, Oroku Combs (Narai shuku, meisanten no zu), from the series The [Sixty-nine Stations of the] Kisokaidô Road

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MFA impressions: 11.25639, 21.4815 The subtitle does not specify what the famous local product is, but the signboard on the shop in the picture reads "Famous Local Product: Oroku Combs (Meibutsu, Orokugushi)."

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Unsigned

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; 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

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #33.35

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.1 x 35.7 cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4815

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints