Image: 38.4 x 17.5 cm (15 1/8 x 6 7/8 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Inscription verso, near bottom end in pencil: #13 Hiroshige; in a later hand, verso, bottom center: EGR312[text and poems]Hatsu hinode(translates to) As New Year's Day dawns, kuni ni sakai wa (translates to) all the border gates are down nakari keri (translates to) throughout the nation. (trans. Marks in Bogel) (a in Bogel changed to wa)The Amsterdam cat. cited below translates the poem: When the sun first rose in the New Year/there were no boundaries in the nation
StateThe second state with publisher's seal of Sanoya Kihei.
Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke