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The Fine Arts Museum and the Shôjô Fountain at the Second National Industrial Exposition in Ueno Park (Ueno kôen naikoku kangyô daini hakurankai bijutsukan oyobi shôjô funsuiki no zu)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Purchased between 1985 and 1999, probably in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1881 (Meiji 14), April 18

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #14, photo p. 55; Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #22, photo p. 16

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 76.4 cm (14 15/16 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.508a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints