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Meisho Edo hyakkei: Saruwaka-machi yoru no kei 名所江戸百景 猿若町よるの景 (Night View of Saruwaka-machi), from the series "Meisho Edo hyakkei (100 Famous Views of Edo)"

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Meisho Edo hyakkei: Saruwaka-machi yoru no kei 名所江戸百景 猿若町よるの景 (Night View of Saruwaka-machi), from the series "Meisho Edo hyakkei (100 Famous Views of Edo)"

Artist: after Ando Hiroshige (Japanese, 1757 - 1858)
Date: 1856
Medium: color woodblock print on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (/image): 13 3/8 × 8 1/2 in. (34 × 21.6 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center; Richard and Kay Ward Collection, 2014.20
Accession number: 2014.20
Classification: work on paper
Signed"Hiroshige ga" (in block, in red cartouche l,r)
Paper/Supportchain laid paper
Portfolio/SeriesNumber 90 in series "Meisho Edo hyakkei (100 Famous Views of Edo)"
Published ReferencesRichard Lane,"Images from the Floating World: The Japanese Print", 1978, Putnam Pub Group, pg.249 (No.90)
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