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Landscape in Moonlight, from the series Japanese and Chinese Poems for Recitation (Wakan rôeishû)

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Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai 改印: 極

Provenance

1947, sold by Parke-Bernet, Inc. to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1947)

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Japanese, Edo period, about 1842–43 (Tenpô 13–14)

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #115; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #65.5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.1 cm (14 11/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.228

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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