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Ferry on the Sumida River from the Ukifune Chapter, from the series Famous Places in Edo with Chapters from the Tale of Genji

Ferry on the Sumida River from the Ukifune Chapter, from the series Famous Places in Edo with Chapters from the Tale of Genji

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
Ferry on the Sumida River from the Ukifune Chapter, from the series Famous Places in Edo with Chapters from the Tale of Genji
Date
ca. 1845
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
ca. 338 x 230 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of Abigail Van Vleck
Accession No.
1984.1021
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

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By 1919, given by Kusama to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Cambridge, MA); 1980, passed through inheritance to John’s wife, Abigail P. Van Vleck (Cambridge, MA); 1984, bequeathed to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

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