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Totsuka: Scenery, Fuji from the Uphill Road (Totsuka, fûkei, sakamichi Fuji), cut from sheet 2 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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From a sheet of five pictures showing Kanagawa, Hodogaya, Totsuka, Fujisawa, and Hiratsuka stations. MFA impressions: 11.17212 (uncut sheet), 21.8726, 21.8727 (both Totsuka), 21.8728 (Hiratsuka)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musee Guimet II (1990), fig. 117 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.02

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 17.3 x 10 cm (6 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8727

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints