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Cherry-tree Well at Benkei Moat outside Sakurada (Soto Sakurada Benkeibori sakura no i), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.1081, 21.9826

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1846–47 (Kôka 3–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #70.06; Tanba 1965, #221; Matsuki 1939, #82

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.6 x 37 cm (9 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1081

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints