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Sheet 1, Nihonbashi to Yui, from the series Famous Places of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô in Continuing Pictures (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi meisho tsuzuki-e)

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MFA impressions: 50.665, RES.49.6

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

By exchange, Chinese and Japanese Special Fund and the Bigelow Collection

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund and the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, jûnibangiri #6 (?); Uchida, p. 25

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 20.5 cm (14 3/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.665

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

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