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Suruga-chô, from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 008 (spring section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16694, 21.10406

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 9 (in margin) 画家の印章: なし 版元: 魚屋栄吉 改印: 改・辰九

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 426); 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, 1856 (Ansei 3), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.61, pl. 242, 243; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.060

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10406

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints