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Settsu Province: Sumiyoshi, Idemi Beach (Settsu, Sumiyoshi, Idemi no hama), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 5 (Gokinai group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.5, 11.7082, 11.26216, 52.1412

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 7 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.38

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.7 x 23.3 cm (13 11/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1412

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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