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Oki Province: Takuhi Shrine (Oki, Takuhi no yashiro), from the series Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces [of Japan] ([Dai Nihon] Rokujûyoshû meisho zue)

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No. 44 (San'indô group) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16986, 11.16987, 11.36934, 21.9528

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: aratame, Ox 12 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ko-Sen

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 623); 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, 1853 (Kaei 6), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #64.19

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 25.5 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9528

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints