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Bashô's Hermitage and Camellia Hill on the Kanda Aqueduct at Sekiguchi (Sekiguchi jôsui-bata Bashôan Tsubakiyama), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 040 (spring section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16704, 21.9460

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

画家の印章: なし 版元: 魚屋栄吉 改印: 改・巳四

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, 1857 (Ansei 4), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.62, pls. 244, 245; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #40; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.61

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24 cm (14 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9460

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints