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The Precincts of the Hachiman Shrine in Fukagawa (Fukagawa Hachiman no keidai), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 21.8918, 52.1432 There appear to be at least two, perhaps three, different series with the same title and publisher and very similar formats.

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

January 1914, 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 1844 (Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.13; Matsuki 1939, #139

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.6 x 36.3 cm (9 5/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8918

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints