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No. 5, Hodogaya: Katabira Bridge (Katabira-bashi) and Shinmachi, from the series Fifty-three Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan zue)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

1953, sold by Warren E. Cox to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Japanese, Edo period, about 1849–53 (Kaei 2–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #42.5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24 cm (14 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.445

Medium or Technique

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

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