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Dawn at Kanda Myôjin Shrine (Kanda Myôjin akebono no kei), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 010 (spring section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.872, 11.36876.9, 11.45675, 52.1418

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 9 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.38, pls. 195, 196; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #10; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.36

Dimensions

Vertical oban; 36.5 x 25 cm (14 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1418

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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