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Shower on the Sumida River Embankment (Sumidagawa zutsumi hakuu no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo, Newly Selected (Shinsen Edo meisho)

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Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga 一立斎広重画

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, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #43.11; Matsuki 1939, #289

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.5 cm (8 11/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9966

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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