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Foreign Building on the Shoreline in Yokohama (Yokohama kaigan ijinkan no zu)

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Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (on right and left sheets) 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 6 aratame No blockcutter's mark

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, 1870 (Meiji 3), 6th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 72.6 cm (14 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.486a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints