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Night Rain at Fukagawa (Fukagawa yau), from the series Eight Views of Edo (Kôto hakkei)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

May 1915, 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. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #04.6; Matsuki 1939, #499

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.5 x 16.9 cm (4 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9085

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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