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The Togetsu Bridge at Arashiyama in Kyoto (Kyô Arashiyama Togetsukyô), from the series Views of Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho zue)

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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. 96; the series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 230, fan prints #48 (this design not listed); other prints in the series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1989), pls. 112-4

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23.1 x 29.2 cm (9 1/8 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10123

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints