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No. 55, Kôdo: Cormorant Fishing Boats on the Nagae River (Kôdo, Nagaegawa ukaibune), from the series The Sixty-nine Stations of the Kisokaidô Road, here called The Stations of the Kiso Road (Kisoji no eki)

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MFA impressions: 11.25655, 11.25656, 21.4820, 21.4821

Signed

Eisen ga 英泉画

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 #33.55; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #320; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2486

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.4 x 38 cm (10 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4820

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints