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Niagara Falls (Naiagara bakufu), from the series The United States

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Printed by the artist (jizuri).

Signed

Yoshida (in block), Hiroshi Yoshida (romanized, in pencil in lower right margin)

Marks

Artist's seal: Hiroshi

Provenance

1950, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. According to correspondence (March 12, 1952) likely to have been acquired among 22 Yoshida prints from Mr. Comerford. (Accession Date: September 14, 1915)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Taishô era, 1925 (Taishô 14)

Catalogue Raisonné

Abe 1987, #012

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.2 x 37.2cm (9 15/16 x 14 5/8in.)

Accession Number

50.2953

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

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Prints