Tōkaidō gojūsan tsugi 東海道五十三次

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1920 (Taisho 9)
  • Geography

  • Material

    Woodblock printed (illustrations) and modern typeset text; ink and color on paper; paper hardcovers
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 19.3 x 13.4 x 2.8 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 1 1/8 in)
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Object Details

  • Artist

    Mizushima Nihofu 水島爾保布
  • Author

    Mizushima Nihofu 水島爾保布
  • Publisher

    Kanao Tanejiro 金尾種次郎
  • Printer

    Nishimura Kumakichi 西村熊吉 (woodblocks)
    Miyata Kiroku 宮田亀六 (movable type)
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Hand-Held: Gerhard Pulverer's Japanese Illustrated Books (April 6 to August 11, 2013)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase, The Gerhard Pulverer Collection — Charles Lang Freer Endowment, Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial fund in appreciation of Jeffrey P. Cunard and his exemplary service to the Galleries as chair of the Board of Trustees (2003-2007)
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