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No. 8, Hiratsuka: Ferry on Banyû River and Distant View of Mount Ôyama (Hiratsuka, Banyûgawa funewatashi Ôyama enbô), 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: 00.1198, 11.16838, 11.30258, 21.5255

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

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

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1855 (Ansei 2), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #24.08

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.5 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1198

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints