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Asakusa, from the series Eight Views of Night Visits to Temples and Shrines (Yomairi hakkei)

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Complete series of eight, 49.1259-49.1266.

Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga 朝櫻楼国芳画

Marks

Artist's seal: kiri Censor's seal: Watanabe

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, about 1844 (Tenpô 15/Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), list #102

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.9 cm (14 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1265

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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