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Oka-dera in Yamato Province, No. 7 of the Saikoku Pilgrimage Route (Saikoku junrei shichiban Oka-dera Yamato), from the series Miracles of Kannon (Kannon reigenki)

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The story of the Girl from Nagato Province (Nagato no kuni no otome).

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (below); Hiroshige (above) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: (cut off of this impression) Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take 改印: (裁断不明) 彫師: 横川彫竹

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

C's Ukiyo-e Museum, http://homepage2.nifty.com/ukiyo-e/index.html; Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #29-7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 23.5 cm (14 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1174

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints