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Kinokuni Hill and Distant View of Akasaka Tameike (Kinokunizaka Akasaka Tameike enkei), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 085 (fall section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16703, 11.36876.58, 21.10434

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 415); 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, 1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.39, pls. 197, 198; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #85; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.37

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 23.3 cm (14 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10434

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints