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Aki Province: Miyajima, cut from Sheet 15 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Provinces (Kunizukushi harimaze zue)

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From the same sheet: 21.8763 (Bingo), 54.1543 (Aki)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #19.15; Uragami, Ukiyo-e Utagawa-ha san kyoshô ten (exh. cat., 1991), #95 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 17.8 x 11.7 cm (7 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1543

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints