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The Niwaka Festival in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Niwaka no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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

Sakai 1996, pl. 978; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #10.7; Matsuki 1939, #339

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 19.5 x 34.2 cm (7 11/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9765

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints