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Ichiryusai HIROSHIGE II ( 1826 – 1869 )

  • Red Plum at Ômori Yamamoto in...

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    Red Plum at Ômori Yamamoto in Tokyo (Tôkyô Ômori Yamamoto kôbai), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)

    1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month

    Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu), Japanese, 1826–1869

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

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

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    Accession Number

    01.7335.3

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    Description

    No. 02 in the series. MFA impressions: 01.7335.3, 11.37257

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  • The Sleeping Dragon Plum Tree in...

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    The Sleeping Dragon Plum Tree in the Plum Garden in Tokyo (Tôkyô ume yashiki garyûbai), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)

    1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month

    Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu), Japanese, 1826–1869

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

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

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    01.7335.2

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    Description

    No. 01 in the series. MFA impressions: 01.7335.2, 11.30549, 11.38219 (creped)

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  • Cherry Blossoms at Koganei in the...

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    Cherry Blossoms at Koganei in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Koganei sakura), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)

    1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month

    Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu), Japanese, 1826–1869

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

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

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    01.7335.6

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    Description

    No. 05 in the series. MFA impressions: 01.7335.6, 11.37262

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  • Wisteria at Kameido Tenjin Shrine...

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    Wisteria at Kameido Tenjin Shrine in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Kameido Tenjin fuji), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)

    1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month

    Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu), Japanese, 1826–1869

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

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

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    01.7335.14

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    No. 13 in the series. MFA impressions: 01.7335.14, 11.37264

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  • Nakazu Mitsumata, from the series...

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    Nakazu Mitsumata, from the series Thirty-six Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto sanjûrokkei)

    1862 (Bunkyû 2), 3rd month

    Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu), Japanese, 1826–1869

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 26.1 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

    Medium

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

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    06.631

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    Description

    MFA impressions: 06.631, 21.10161

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