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Woman Walking Past Lantern, from an untitled harimaze sheet

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From a horizontal aiban sheet with five designs, four small pictures plus one panel of calligraphy; this picture is at the far left. MFA impressions: 06.1361a, 06.2542

Signed

Hiroshige

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #12.4; Tanba 1965, #469 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from horizontal aiban sheet; 20.7 x 7.9 cm (8 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1361a

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints