Small Format Reproduction: [After Hiroshige's] Fuchū, Nichō-machi, No. 6 from a Hiroshige harimaz-e series Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido

Small Format Prints - Shin Hanga and Ukiyo-e Reproductions
 

Japanese Color Woodblock Print

[After Hiroshige's] Fuchū, Nichō-machi,

No. 6 from a Hiroshige harimaz-e series

Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō, 1856

Small Format Reproduction: [After] Paulownia Plantation at Akasaka, No. 52 from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo


IHL Cat. #1458

About This Print

A small format print after an 1856 Hiroshige depiction of a courtesan in a red kimono originally created as part of a five panel harimaze print for the series Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō Road.  

The print is mounted to the front of a holiday greeting card as shown below.



original print cut from print no. 6 Okabe, Fuchū, Eijiri, Mariko in a harimaze series titled,
Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō Road, 1856
7 3/16 x 2 3/16 in. (18.2 x 7.1 cm)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 06.822

Print Details

 IHL Catalog #1458
 Title [After Hiroshige's] Fuchū: Nichō-machi, No. 6
 府中 二丁町
 Series [harimaze series] Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō Road  Tōkaidō gojûsan tsugi zue  東海道五十三次図会 
 Artist  after Utagawa Hiroshige I (1797-1858)
 Signature 
 廣重画 Hiroshige ga - lower left corner of image
 Seal of the Artist not sealed
 Publication Date: Original Print 1856
 Publication Date: Reproduction c. 1930s
 Publisher: Original Print Yamaguchiya Tōbei (Kinkōdō)
 Publisher: Reproduction
 no publisher's seal but likely Takemura Hideo 竹村秀雄 (H. Takemura & Co.) 
 Impression excellent
 Colors excellent
 Condition excellent
 Miscellaneous
 Genre ukiyo-e, fukusei-ga
 Format yatsugiri
 H x W Paper 5 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (13.5 x 8.7 cm )
 H x W Image 5 3/16 x 3 5/16 in. (13 x 8.4 cm)  
 Collections This Print
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