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Makinoo-dera in Izumi Province, No. 4 of the Saikoku Pilgrimage Route (Saikoku junrei yonban Izumi Makinoo-dera), from the series Miracles of Kannon (Kannon reigenki)

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MFA impressions: 00.1171, RES.47.22 The story of Empress Kômyô (Kômyô kôgô).

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (below); Hiroshige (above) 豊国画(年玉枠)、広重

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 12 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude H. Shurtleff

Japanese, Edo period, 1858 (Ansei 5), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

C's Ukiyo-e Museum, http://homepage2.nifty.com/ukiyo-e/index.html; Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #29-4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 25.6 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.22

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints