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Pleasure Boats at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku suzumibune), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Harimaze Kôto meisho)

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Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Marks

Censors' seals: Watanabe, Mera, Rat 3

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai 1996, pl. 87 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #51.1; Matsuki 1939, #577 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 26.2 x 7.4 cm (10 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8828

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints