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Evening Bell at Ueno (Ueno no banshô), from the series Eight Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto hakkei)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

February 1916, 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 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #25.2; Matsuki 1939, #445

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.1 x 24.9 cm (6 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9066

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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