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True View of the Foreign Buildings along the Kaigandôri Seen from the Yokohama Wharves (Yokohama hatoba yori kaigandôri ijinkan no shinzu)

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Ôju Hiroshige hitsu 応需広重筆

Provenance

Purchased between 1985 and 1999, probably in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, about 1875 (Meiji 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #20, no photo

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 74.4 cm (14 9/16 x 29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.506a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints