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Evening Bell at Kamakura: Mountains of Awa Province Seen from Tsurugaoka (Kamakura banshô, Tsurugaoka yori Bôshû yama no zu), from the series Eight Views of Famous Places (Meisho hakkei), 2nd edition

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MFA impressions: 50.4049, RES.54.171 (both second edition) In the first edition the series title is written in standard script; in the second edition, it is in semi-cursive script, and there are some other changes in the blocks.


Toyokuni hitsu 豊国筆


Artist's seal: Utagawa

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott, Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr., and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #407


Horizontal ôban; 22.3 x 35 cm (8 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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