(1797 - 1858)
No. 21, Mariko: Selling the Famous Yam Soup at the Station (Mariko, Ekichû meibutsu tororojiru o hisagu)
Fine impression on Japan paper with margins, signed Hiroshige hitsu, from the series Famous Sights of the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi meisho zue), also known as the Vertical Tôkaidô, published by Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô). Censor's seals Aratame, Hare 7.
Sheet: vertical ôban (365 x 245 mm)
Reference: a proof is preserved in the MFA of Boston.
Condition: small binding holes in the left margin.