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No. 45, Ishiyakushi: Yoshitsune's Cherry Tree and the Shrine of Noriyori (Ishiyakushi, Yoshitsune sakura Noriyori no hokora), 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: 11.16805, 11.30295, 21.5286

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

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

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from 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, 1855 (Ansei 2), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #24.45

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 22.6 cm (14 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5286

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints