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No. 9, Ôiso: Saigyô's Hermitage at Snipe Marsh (Ôiso, Shigitatsusawa Saigyô-an), 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: 00.1196, 11.16772, 11.30259, 21.5256, 21.5257

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 #24.09

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.6 x 25.8 cm (14 13/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1196

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints