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Evening View of Takanawa (Takanawa no yûkei), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

May 1915, 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 1836 (Tenpô 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, horizontal chûban #06.06; Matsuki 1939, #379

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 16.5 x 24.3 cm (6 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9980

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints