(1797 - 1858)
Narumi: Famous Arimatsu Tie-dyed Fabric (Narumi, meibutsu Arimatsu shibori)
circa 1833 -1834
Impression on Japan paper, signed Hiroshige ga, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô, published by Takenouchi Magohachi.
Sheet: ôban (237 x 361 mm)
Reference: a proof is preserved in the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.
Condition: laid on thick Japan paper.