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Returning Sails at Gyôtoku (Gyôtoku no kihan), from the series Eight Views in the Environs of Edo (Edo kinkô hakkei no uchi)

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MFA impressions: 21.5230, 21.5234

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo; 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 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #179; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #6.4

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26 x 37.9 cm (10 1/4 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5234

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints