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Darvill's Rare Prints is pleased to offer these authentic 19th-century
Japanese Woodblock prints by Hiroshige and other famous Japanese artists.

 

 

Title: 

The Fifty-Three Pairs for the Tokaido Road
Tokaido Gojusan Tsugi Hodogaya


Otherwise known as 53 Parallels for the Tokaido Road

Date: 

circa 1845-1846

Publisher: 

Ibasen, Ibakiu and others

Format: 

Oban tataye (9 5/8 inches by 14 1/4 inches, with original fold as issued. Woodblock prints are "tipped" (adhered at top 2 corners only) to a grey backing folder, as originally issued.

Notes: 

This series pertains to the traditions and historical characters associated with the Stations of the Tokaido by Hiroshige, Kunisada (signed Toyokuni) and Kuniyoshi.
Otherwise known as 53 Parallels for the Tokaido Road.

Condition:

See each image. Many have at least some trimming, with some being substantially trimmed, as originally issed circa 1845-1846.
Click on the thumbnail image below for an enlarged image to assess the condition.

 
 

The Fifty-Three Pairs for the Tokaido Road
Tokaido Gojusan Tsugi Hodogaya

Kuniyoshi Station 2 Shinagawa
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #1]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 2, SHINIGAWA
Scene: Hirai Gompachi and Komurasaki at Suzuga mori

$225

 

Kuniyoshi Station 2 Shinagawa
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #2]

TOYOKUNI

Station 4, KANAGAWA
Scene: Woman fishing

$250

 

Kuniyoshi Station 4 FUJISAWA
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #3]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 7, FUJISAWA
Scene: Oguri Kojiro showing his wife, Terute-no-hime, that he is cured

$200

 

Kuniyoshi Station 4 FUJISAWA
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #4]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 13, NUMAZU

$200

 

14/2 Hara by HIroshige
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #5]

HIROSHIGE

Station 14/2, HARA

$250

 

Kuniyoshi Station 15 YOSHIWARA BY KUNIYOSHI
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #6]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 15, YOSHIWARA
Divided by the Fujikawa were encamped the rival hosts of Heike and Genji

$200

 

20 FUCHU by HIroshige
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[REF #7]

HIROSHIGE

Station 20, FUCHU
Scene: Girls picking tea at Fuchu. Top image is the river Abegawa.

$250

 

21 MARUKO by HIroshige
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #8]

HIROSHIGE

Station 21, MARUKO
Senju-no Mae singing and dancing before Shigehira

$250

 

Kuniyoshi Station 15 YOSHIWARA BY KUNIYOSHI
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #9]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 23, FUJIEDA
Scene: Rensho-hoshi seeks lodging

$200

 

Kuniyoshi Station 15 YOSHIWARA BY KUNIYOSHI
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #10]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 38, FUJIKAWA
Fujikawa Mizuyemon and the precious sword called Naga Mitsu. Embossing on white undertunic on figure at right.

$225

 

Kuniyoshi Station 40 CHIRYU KUNIYOSHIOSHI
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #11]

KUNIYOSHI

Station 40, CHIRYU
The poet Ariwara no Narihira

$225

 

48, SEKI, by HIroshige
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[REF #12]

HIROSHIGE

Station 48, SEKI
Scene: the priest Ikkyu and the courtesan Jigoku

$250

 

tokugawa heroes by unju
(CLICK ON ABOVE IMAGE FOR ENLARGEMENT)

[REF #13]

UNJU

TOKUGAWA HEROES (NOT PART OF THE ABOVE TOKAIDO PAIRS SERIES)
[PART OF A DIPTYCH OR TRIPTYCH; OTHER PANELS ARE NOT AVAILABLE]

$50

 
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