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View of the Hongô District (Hongô no kei), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.1091, 21.10012

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 4

Provenance

May 1917, 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, 1854 (Ansei 1), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 912; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #19.37

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 35.7 cm (9 7/16 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10012

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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