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Sumiyoshi in Settsu Province (Sesshû Sumiyoshi), from the series Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho)

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No publishers' marks on this impression; other prints in the series have marks of Nishimuraya Yohachi and Nakamuraya Katsugorô.

Signed

Aoigaoka Hokkei ga 葵岡北渓画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 20, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #202; 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 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 8 (1975), #240

Dimensions

Horizontal ôtanzaku; 18.2 x 38.8 cm (7 3/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5350

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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