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The Oguraan Restaurant at Koume in the Honjo District, from the series Famous Restaurants in Edo

The Oguraan Restaurant at Koume in the Honjo District, from the series Famous Restaurants in Edo

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
The Oguraan Restaurant at Koume in the Honjo District, from the series Famous Restaurants in Edo
Date
1838-1840
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
224 x 352 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of John H. Van Vleck
Accession No.
1980.1471
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

By 1925, purchased by Frank Lloyd Wright; ca. 1926, acquired by The Bank of Wisconsin; 1928, sold to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 9 January 1980, bequeathed by John H. Van Vleck to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

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