Kuniyoshi: Four Stations on the Tokaido

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Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Four Stations on the Tokaido
Series: Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido Road, Four Famous Places [Together] (Tokaido gojisan eki yon shuku meisho)
Date: ca 1835

Number: 10 (Miya, Kuwana, Yokkaichi and Ishiyakushi Stations) Description: Blind itinerant priests are entering the Atsuta Shinto Shrine in Miya, which is marked by a wooden torii at left.  Kuwana Castle at the entrance to the port is shown across Ise Bay, with Yokkaichi and Ishiyakushi indicated by labels in the mountains farther to the left.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Tsuruya Kihei and Tsutaya Kichizô
Literature: See BM, MFA, Honolulu websites.
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi shukuzu