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Twilight Glow at Seta, Descending Geese at Katata, Autumn Moon at Ishiyama, and Evening Snow on Mt Hira, from the series Eight Views of Omi Province

Twilight Glow at Seta, Descending Geese at Katata, Autumn Moon at Ishiyama, and Evening Snow on Mt Hira, from the series Eight Views of Omi Province

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
Twilight Glow at Seta, Descending Geese at Katata, Autumn Moon at Ishiyama, and Evening Snow on Mt Hira, from the series Eight Views of Omi Province
Date
ca. 1850
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
339 x 232 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of John H. Van Vleck
Accession No.
1980.2026
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

By 1925, purchased in Japan 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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