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Parody of the Akashi Chapter: Evening Moon at Takanawa (Mitate Akashi, Takanawa no yuzuki), from the series Famous Places in Edo and Murasaki's Genji (Edo Murasaki meisho Genji)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #6.5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.2 x 22.6 cm (13 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.24

Medium or Technique

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

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