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Print: View of Yui (Yui no zu: 由井之図) from the chuban series Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō Road (Tōkaidō gojūsan tsugi no uchi: 東海道五十三次之内)

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Dates: circa 1838,created
Dimensions: Overall dimensions
Inscription:

Signed: ōju Kunisada ga (応需国貞画)
Publisher: Sanoy Kihei
Censor's seal: kiwame

Related links: National Diet Library ; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston ; Library of Congress; Minneapolis Museum of Art; Museum für angewandte Kunst, Vienna;

Physical description:

This is number 17 in the series.

The Museum für angewandte Kunst in Vienna says of this print: "In the foreground a woman dressed in the manner of a wandering monk. She has a Buddhist altar on her back and a monk's staff in her hand. The robe has gathered her up and tied it with a sash."