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Ueno Yamashita (Ueno Yamashita), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 012 (spring section) on the title page for the series. This print is one of three in the series sometimes attributed to Hiroshige II because they were published in the month following the death of Hiroshige I. MFA impressions: 11.16744, 11.35842, 11.36876.11, 21.9446

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 10 No blockcutter's mark 画家の印章: なし 版元: 魚屋栄吉 改印: 午十

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, 1858 (Ansei 5), 10th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.017, pl. 152; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.015

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.8 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9446

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints