Fujikawa: Scene at Post Outskirts

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Utagawa Hiroshige ( Japanese, 1797 - 1858 )

DATE:
1834
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General Description

This print illustrates a formal procession delivering an annual gift of horses from the Shogun to the Emperor. Andō Hiroshige accompanied such a procession on his trip along the Tōkaidō prior to designing this series.

Adapted from

Anna McFarland, Ichiryusai Hiroshige: The Fifty-Three Stages of the Tokaido, Label text, 1986.