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Famous Scenes of the Tôkaidô Road: View of Yokohama (Tôkaidô meisho no uchi Yokohama fûkei)

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Sheet 3 of an eight-sheet panorama, 11.21755–11.21762 (right to left)


Gountei Sadahide ga 五雲亭貞秀画


Censor's seal: Monkey 3 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Koizumi Hori Kane


By 1911, purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston [see note 1]; 1911, gift of Bigelow to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 3, 1911) NOTES: [1] Much of Bigelow's collection of Asian art was formed during his residence in Japan between 1882 and 1889, although he also made acquisitions in Europe and the United States. Bigelow deposited many of these objects at the MFA in 1890 before donating them to the Museum's collection at later dates.

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William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), p. 10


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Medium or Technique

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