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Musashi Province: Sumida River, Snowy Morning (Musashi, Sumidagawa, Yuki no ashita), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 16 (Tôkaidô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.823.16, 11.17099, 11.17100, 11.36918, 11.36920, 21.9524

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Ox 8 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.65

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

06.823.16

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints