One Hundred Beauties from Famous Places in Edo: Hijirizaka in Mita
(Edo meisho hyakunin bijo: Mita Hijirizaka)
signed Toyokuni ga within the artist's toshidama cartouche, signed Kunihisa ga (Utagawa Kunihisa II, 1832-1891) within the inset landscape cartouche; with publisher's seal To Yamaguchi (Yamaguchiya Tobei of Kinkodo), censor's seal aratame (examined), and censor's date seal Uma-ni (year of the horse , 2nd month)
oban tate-e 14 3/4 by 10 1/8 in., 37.5 by 25.7 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (mfa.org), from the Bigelow Collection, accession nos. 11.15259 and 11.45250
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