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六十余州名所図会 阿波 鳴門の風波
Naruto Whirlpool, Awa Province, from the series Views of Famous Places in the Sixty-Odd Provinces

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1853
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Oban tate-e 14 x 9 5/8 in. (35.6 x 24.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
JP1198
Not on view
Signature: Hiroshige ga

Marking: Seal: Aratame
Seal: Aratame–examined
Appleton Collection , New York (until 1919; sold to Lucy Fletcher Brown). ; [ Lucy F. Brown , New York, 1919; sold to MMA].
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Blossoms of Many Colors: A Selection from the Permanent Collection of Japanese Art," March 21, 2000–August 9, 2000.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Poetry and Travel in Japanese Art," December 18, 2008–May 31, 2009.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Summer and Autumn in Japanese Art," June 24, 2011–October 23, 2011.

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