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Outside the Toranomon Gate (Toranomon soto no zu), from the series Fine Views of Edo (Kôto shôkei)

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MFA impressions: 21.8942, RES.49.173

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

February 1916, 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 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #8.4; Matsuki 1939, #145; Ôta Memorial Museum of Art, Edo engei hana zukushi (2009), #32

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.3 x 37.7 cm (9 15/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8942

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints