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Sunset Glow on the Thirteen Passes of the Kisokaidô (Kisokaidô jûsan tôge no zu, sekishô) and Night Rain on the Bridge at Tsumagome (Tsumagome hashiba no kei, yau), from series Eight Views of Stations on the Inner and Outer Roads (Ura omote ekiji hakkei)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seals: square kiwame, round Boar

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1839 (Tenpô 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #4.3; another in the series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1989), pl. 116

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.4 x 28.9 cm (8 13/16 x 11 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10119

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints