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Hill of the Ascetics in Meguro (Meguro Gyônin-zaka), from the series Famous Hills in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho saka-zukushi no uchi)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

February 1916, 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 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #73.09; Matsuki 1939, #119

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 37.5 cm (9 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9807

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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