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Pine of Success and Oumayagashi, Asakusa River (Asakusagawa Shubi no matsu Oumayagashi), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 061 (summer section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.17028, 11.17029, 11.36876.40, 11.45666, 21.9467, 34.294, 1970.31

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

(Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 8; in upper margin, cut off of this impression) No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, 1856 (Ansei 3), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.5, pls. 128, 129; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #61; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

34.294

Medium or Technique

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

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints