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Fuchû: The Abe River (Fuchû, Abekawa), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 20 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.1706, 11.2171, 11.2202, 11.2289, 11.17309, 11.17400, 11.17401, 11.26113, 11.38906, 11.41827, 21.5017, 21.5018, 21.5019, 2009.2411.20

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.20

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.1 x 34.8 cm (8 11/16 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2411.20

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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