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Spiral Hall, Five Hundred Rakan Temple (Gohyaku Rakan Sazaidô), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 066 (summer section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16726, 11.45648, 21.9476

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

画家の印章: なし 版元: 魚屋栄吉 改印: 改・巳八

Provenance

February 1916, 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, 1857 (Ansei 4), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.042, pl. 203,204;Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.041

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.3 cm (14 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9476

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints