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Myôken Hall in Yanagishima (Yanagishima Myôken-dô), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, about 1843–44 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #65.14; Matsuki 1939, #45

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.9 x 37.2 cm (9 13/16 x 14 2/3 in.)

Accession Number

52.1435

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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