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Spring Scene at Naka-no-chô in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Naka-no-chô haru no kei), 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

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 464); 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 #43.10; Tanba 1965, #238

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 38 cm (9 5/8 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9970

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints