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Lion and Cub

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Signed

Ôju Hiroshige hitsu 応需広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Rissen

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

Japanese, Edo period, early 1860s

Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 3 (1982), #79

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 70.8 x 23.3 cm (27 7/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.20

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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