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Pictorial Map of Mount Fuji

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Various signed inscriptions are printed along the upper ("east") edge (i.e. upside down in this photo). One has the date given for the print, but none appear to identify the artist or publisher. The impression illustrated in Salter has an extra piece, apparently glued around the central arc,...

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Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Salter, Japanese Popular Prints (2006), pp. 69-71, fig. 62

Dimensions

97 x 99.5 cm (38 3/16 x 39 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4996

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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