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The Hall of Immortality (Chôseiden)

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MFA impressions: 11.19634, 21.10399

Signed

Hokkei 北渓

Provenance

May 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; 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, 1831 (Tenpô 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Museum, Edo no surimono (1997), #129; Christie's Sale Catalogue #7576 (October 23, 1992), lot #37; Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 1, #138; Egoyomi et surimono (Werner Schindler Bienne Coll. Cat., 1983), cat. no. 104

Dimensions

Shikishiban, upright diptych; 42.5 x 18.3 cm (16 3/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10399

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints