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Tago Bay in Suruga Province (Suruga Tago-no-ura), from the series Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: aratame

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, about 1854–58 (Ansei 1–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Faulkner, Hiroshige Fan Prints (2001), pl. 87; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1989), pl. 113; the series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 230, fan prints #48 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23 x 29.1 cm (9 1/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10106

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints