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HIROSHIGE, Utagawa
(1797 - 1858)
The Fifty-three Famous Views of the Tokaido
station no. #17: Yui on the Satta Pass

Signed:                      Hiroshige fude
Publisher's seal:       Tsuta-ya Kichizô
Censor's seal:           aratame
Date:                         7th month, 1855
Size:                          oban tate-e (c. 35.7 x 25 cms / c. 14" x 10")



Condition:
FINE impression and color; a few marks and faint
soil along the left margin, else in fine condition.





ref. no.: # 743065
Price: € 3,400.00
Print no. 17 from the so-called "Upright Tokaido" series. - The road winds steeply up-hill to the left; in the foreground are crossed trees. Below to the right, the bay with rocks and surf; Fuji, snow-clad, is seen through the trees on the cliff.

NOTE: there also exists, printed from the same blocks, an edition of the entire series on crêpe paper.

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