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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.3
People
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重, Japanese (1797 - 1858)
Title
Maples at Kaianji Temple (Kaianji kōyō) from the series Famous Views of Edo
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kaianji kōyō
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print, surimono
Date
19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208877
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "nagasurimono" format: ink and color on paper
Dimensions
paper: H. 17.9 x W. 50.9 cm (7 1/16 x 20 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: red gourd-seal: "Hiroshige hitsu"; title in cartouche: "Kaianji kōyo"
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.3
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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