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Carp (Koi), from the series An Assortment of Fish (Uo tsukushi)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

By exchange, Chinese and Japanese Special Fund and the Bigelow Collection

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund and the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, horizontal chûban #2.7; the series: Tanba 1965, #426

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.2 x 22.9 cm (6 3/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

50.663

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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