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Akabane Bridge in Shiba (Shiba Akabanebashi no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

January 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.09; Matsuki 1939, #28

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.6 cm (9 5/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9872

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints