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Twilight Snow on the Sumida River (Sumida bosetsu), from the series Eigth Views of Edo (Kôto hakkei)

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Signed

Hiroshige 広重

Provenance

May 1915, 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 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 234, horizontal yotsugiri #4.4; Matsuki 1939, #502

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.5 x 17 cm (4 1/2 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9086

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints