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Lotus Pond at Shinobazu in Ueno (Ueno Shinobazu hasu ike), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Tanaka

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 684; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #72.03; Matsuki 1939, #104

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.6 cm (9 5/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9850

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints