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Okabe: Famous Place, The Narrow Ivy Path on Mt. Utsu (Meisho, Utsu no yama tsuta no hosomichi), cut from sheet 6 of the series Cutouts for the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi harimaze), aka Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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From a sheet of four pictures showing Mariko, Okabe, Fujieda, and Shimada stations. From the same sheet: 06.1361b (Okabe), 06.1361c (Fujieda), 06.1361d (Mariko)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #23.06

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 21 x 6.5 cm (8 1/4 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1361b

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints