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Drawing for: Gathering Shellfish in the Sea at the Benten Shrine in Susaki (Susaki Benten no yashiro kaijô shiohigari), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, about 1854 (Ansei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #143; the print: Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 743; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #16.8; Matsuki 1939, #223

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 34.1 cm (9 7/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2044

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not on View
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Asia

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