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View of Kônodai and the Tone River (Kônodai Tonegawa fûkei), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 095 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 5 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

November 1912, 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, 1856 (Ansei 3), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.43, pls. 205, 206; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #95; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.42

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.3 x 24.4 cm (13 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9498

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints