53 Stations of the Tokaido #49 'Aritaya' by Ando Hiroshige
Artist: Ando Utagawa Hiroshige (1787-1858)
Woodblock Prints Title: No. 49 - Sakanoshita, from the series The Tôkaidô Road - The Fifty-three Stations (Tôkaidô - Gojűsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Aritaya Tôkaidô
1st Publication: 1843
Size: Horizontal Yotsugiri (Quarter Oban); 11.6 x 17.3 cm (4 9/16 x 6 13/16 in.)
Date of this edition: 1843
Publisher: Aritaya Seiemon,
Condition: Margins trimmed, tape glue transfer from prior mounting visible in the center of the print. Very good impression, good colors and overall condition.
Notes: This series known as Aritaya is composed of 55 small format prints, postcard size.
Pictures: Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.
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