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Odawara: The Sakawa River (Odawara, Sakawagawa), first (?) state, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 10 in the series, first (?) state, with two figures on the near bank. MFA impressions of the Odawara design: First (?) state (two figures on near bank, Strange #10): 06.1495, 11.17260, 11.23085, 11.26104, 11.30190, 21.5012, 2009.2411.10 Second (?) state (five figures on near bank, rounded...

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.10

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

06.1495

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints