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Awaji Province: Goshiki Beach (Awaji, Goshiki hama), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 54 (Nankaidô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.53, 11.17072, 11.26236, 11.36930, 52.2914

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 9 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Tomo

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1855 (Ansei 2), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.04

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.823.53

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints