真乳山山谷堀夜景 Matsuchiyama San’yabori yake

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Night View of Matsuchiyama and the San’ya Canal.

Only image in the series to depict a large human figure, purportedly the favourite geisha of Hiroshige; Shōten Shrine on the top of the hill has sexual connotations.(1857.8)

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