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The Monkey Bridge in Kai Province, cut from an untitled harimaze sheet

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From a sheet with four pictures. MFA impressions: Complete sheet: 11.30496-7 Left half (two vertical images): 11.30496 Right half (two horizontal images): 11.30497 Inner left picture only: 21.8784

Signed

Hiroshige

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #103.1; Tanba 1965, #459 (uncut sheet); Uchida 1930, pl. 303 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from horizontal ôban sheet; 25.8 x 10.7 cm (10 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8784

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints