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The Spiral Hall at the Temple of the Five Hundred Arhats (Gohyaku rakan Sazai-dô), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 00.1205, 06.1331, 21.10035, 54.416

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

May 1917, 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, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #14.05; Matsuki 1939, #180

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.9 x 37 cm (9 7/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10035

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints