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Shirasuka: View of Shiomizaka (Shirasuka, Shiomizaka no zu), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

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No. 33 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.829.33, 11.2262, 11.39952, 11.45702, 21.9141

Inscription

人真似に我も喰はなん白須賀のさるが馬場のこのかしは餅 繁廼門雛昌

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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 #24.33

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban

Accession Number

11.2262

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints