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The Care-of-the-aged Falls in Mino Province (Mino no kuni Yôrô no taki), from the series A Tour of Waterfalls in Various Provinces (Shokoku taki meguri

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MFA impressions: 11.25226, 21.6690

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu 前北斎為一筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 (Tenpô 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, vertical ôban #20.5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 25.3 cm (14 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6690

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints