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Kanagawa: View of the Embankment (Kanagawa, dai no kei), first version, 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. 4 in the series, first version. MFA impressions: First version: 11.23082, 11.25070, 11.26100, 11.38935, 11.38936, 11.45561, 21.5001, 21.5096, 2009.2411.4 Second version: 06.1375, 11.17281, 11.17282, 11.38892, 21.5002


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 #55.04


Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.7 cm (8 11/16 x 13 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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