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Dawn over Nihon Embankment at Emonzaka in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Nihon-zutsumi Emonzaka akebono), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.522, 21.9833, RES.37.7

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

May 1917, 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, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #62.07; Matsuki 1939, #67

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 35.6 cm (9 1/4 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

21.9833

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints