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Mount Myôgi in Kôzuke Province (Jôshû Myôgi-san), from the series Rare Views of Famous Landscapes (Shôkei kiran)

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Signed

Saki no Hokusai Manji 前北斎卍

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, about 1834–35 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #457 (this impression); Lane 1989, list #162, pl. 276 (this impression); Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 228, fan #8.3

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.2 x 29 cm (8 3/4 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.508

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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