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Iris Garden at Horikiri (Horikiri no hanashôbu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Diptych (two right sheets of incomplete triptych): 00.1219 (left), 00.1221 (right) MFA impressions: 00.1219VR (two right sheets: 00.1219, 00.1221), 00.1220 (right sheet only)

Signed

Hiroshige ga (on right sheet only) 広重画

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 8

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36.7 x 25.3 cm (14 7/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1219, 00.1221

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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