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Evening Cherry Blossoms at Goten-yama (Goten-yama no yûzakura), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 21.5239, 21.5250

Signed

Ichiyûsai Hiroshige ga

Provenance

September 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1831–32 (Tenpô 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #61.1; Tanba 1965, #23; Matsuki 1939, #5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.2 x 34.3 cm (8 3/8 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5239

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints