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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


Eisen ga 英泉画


Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 21, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #401; 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


Horizontal ôban; 24 x 38.1 cm (9 7/16 x 15 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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