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The Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara), from the series Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meishô zue)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Dog intercalary 8 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1862 (Bunkyû 2), intercalary 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 24.8 cm (14 5/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1181

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints