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Panoramic View from Asuka Hill (Asukayama chôbô), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho harimaze zue)

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Uncut sheet: RES.54.10.

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

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, 1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai 1996, pls. 108 (uncut sheet, color, gray background) and 109 (uncut sheet, color, blue background; blue version not illustrated); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, vertical ôban #08.02; Matsuki 1939, #587 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 13.6 x 22.6 cm (5 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8850

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints