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Okitsu: The Okitsu River (Okitsu, Okitsugawa), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

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No. 18 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.829.18, 11.42904, 11.45687, 21.9126

Inscription

風ふけば花にこゝろを興津川あさき瀬にだに袖はぬれけり 年垣真春

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.18

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 16.6 x 22.5 cm (6 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.829.18

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints