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Twilight Snow on Mount Fuji: Complete View of the Back Shrine and the Middle Shrine at Shimo Sengen (Fuji bosetsu, Shimo Sengen atomiya nakamiya zenzu), from the series Eight VIews of Famous Places (Meisho hakkei), 2nd edition

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MFA impressions: 49.670, RES.54.113 (both second edition) In the first edition the series title is written in standard script; in the second edition, it is in semi-cursive script, and there are some other changes in the blocks.

Signed

Toyokuni hitsu 豊国筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Utagawa 改印: 極

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #297

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.5 x 34.9 cm (8 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.670

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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