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Archival Replicas: A Treasury of Japanese Art

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  • The Sea off Satta in Suruga Province (Suruga Satta kaijô), from...

    1858 (Ansei 5), 4th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    MFA impressions: 11.26306, 11.39213, 21.5311, 21.5312

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.3cm (14 3/4 x 9 15/16in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.26306

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  • Clover

    1934

    Tateishi Harumi (Japanese, 1906–1994 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 180 x 199 cm (70 7/8 x 78 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Panel; ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    2004.242

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  • Hawfinch and Marvel-of-Peru (Ikaru, oshiroi no hana), from an...

    about 1834 (Tenpô 5)

    Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)

    Description

    MFA impressions: 11.20437 (2nd ed.), 11.23024 (1st ed.), 21.10222 (1st ed.)

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical chûban; 24.1 x 19 cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.23024

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  • Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa-oki nami-ura), also known...

    about 1830–31 (Tenpô 1–2)

    Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)

    Description

    MFA impressions: 06.1153, 06.1283, 06.2548, 11.17652, 21.6764, 21.6765, 34.317

    Details

    Dimensions

    Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 38 cm (10 3/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.6765

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  • Fine Wind, Clear Weather (Gaifû kaisei), also known as Red...

    about 1830–31 (Tenpô 1–2)

    Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)

    Description

    MFA Impressions: 11.17504, 21.6754, 21.6755 (blue variant), 21.6756, 34.314, 53.495

    Details

    Dimensions

    Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 38.1 cm (9 5/8 x 15 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.6756

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  • Female Nude Seated in Water

    1906

    Ichijô Narumi (Japanese, 1877–1910 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

    Medium

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

    Classification

    Postcards

    Accession Number

    2002.935

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  • Student

    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

    Medium

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

    Classification

    Postcards

    Accession Number

    2002.965

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  • To Tomita Beach

    1936

    Artist Unknown, Japanese

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

    Medium

    Color lithograph; ink on coated paper

    Classification

    Postcards

    Accession Number

    2002.1635

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  • Fudô Falls, Ôji (Ôji Fudô no taki), from the series One...

    1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    No. 049 (summer section) on the title page for the series.

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 33.4 x 21.9 cm (13 1/8 x 8 5/8 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.16682

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  • Plum Estate, Kameido (Kameido Umeyashiki), from the series One...

    1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    No. 030 (spring section) on the title page for the series. A copy of this print was made, as an oil painting, by Van Gogh.

    MFA impressions: 06.635, 11.2223, 11.20206, 11.35818, 11.45649, 21.10421

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 33.7 x 22 cm (13 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    06.635

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  • Grapevine

    1929

    Tsuchida Bakusen (Japanese, 1887–1936 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 47.1 x 56 cm (18 9/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hanging scroll; ink on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    50.1497

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  • Landscape with Pines and Moon

    1914

    Francis Gardner Curtis (American, 1868–1915 American)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 70 x 56.7 cm (27 9/16 x 22 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Panel; ink and color on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    41.500

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  • Horikiri Iris Garden (Horikiri no hanashôbu), from the series...

    1857 (Ansei 4), intercalary 5th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    No. 064 (summer section) on the title page for the series.

    MFA impressions: 11.16827, 11.36876.42, 21.9469

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 33.8 x 22.2cm (13 5/16 x 8 3/4in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.16827

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  • Kii Province: Waka-no-ura Bay (Kii, Waka-no-ura), from the series...

    1855 (Ansei 2), 9th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    No. 53 (Nankaidô group) on the title page for the series.

    MFA impressions: 06.823.52, 11.17003, 11.26237, 11.36932, 21.9538, 52.1415

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25 cm (14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.17003

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  • Waves in Moonlight

    about 1904–05

    Yokoyama Taikan (Japanese, 1868–1958 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 48.8 x 64 cm (19 3/16 x 25 3/16 in.)

    Medium

    Unmounted; ink and color on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    41.499

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  • Peony

    1860s–1880s

    Kano Eisho (Japanese, active late 19th century Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 75.2 x 41.9 cm (29 5/8 x 16 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Panel; ink and color on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.8744

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  • The Outskirts of Koshigaya in Musashi Province (Musashi Koshigaya...

    1858 (Ansei 5), 4th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    MFA impressions: 11.26320, 21.5303

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 24.7 cm (14 1/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.26320

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  • Awa Province: Naruto Whirlpools (Awa, Naruto no fûha), from the...

    1855 (Ansei 2), 9th month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    No. 55 (Nankaidô group) on the title page for the series.

    MFA impressions: 06.823.54, 06.823.54, 11.16989, 11.26257, 11.36931, 21.9539

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 24.7 cm (14 x 9 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.16989

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  • Thousand Storks

    19th century

    Hara Zaisei (Japanese, died in 1810 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 111.4 x 70.7 cm (43 7/8 x 27 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.8657

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  • Rising Sun

    19th century

    Mochizuki Gyokusen Shigeteru (Japanese, 1794–1852 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 35 x 56.9 cm (13 3/4 x 22 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.8223

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  • Higo Province: Gokanoshô (Higo, Gokanoshô), from the series...

    1856 (Ansei 3), 3rd month

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)

    Description

    No. 64 (Saikaido group) on the title page for the series.

    MFA impressions: 11.16802, 11.26262, 21.9541, 21.9542, RES.53.184

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 37 x 24.5 cm (14 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.9541

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  • Evening Glories

    18th century

    Ogata Kenzan (Japanese, 1663–1743 Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    23.9 x 30.2 cm (9 7/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on paper

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.7206

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  • Bulbuls and Magnolias from the album Birds and Flowers

    18th century

    Artist Unknown, Japanese

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 34.1 x 30 cm (13 7/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Album; yûzen-dyeing and hand-painting in ink and color on silk

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.6876.9

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  • Butterfly and Morning Glory

    mid–1880s

    Oka Baikei (Japanese, dates unknown Japanese)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 58.9 x 39.4 cm (23 3/16 x 15 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Hanging scroll: ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.6400

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  • Auspicious Birds and Flowers

    19th century

    Artist Unknown, Japanese

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Image: 172.5 x 267 cm (67 15/16 x 105 1/8 in.)

    Medium

    Unmounted painting; ink, color, and gold on paper

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    11.6377

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  • Poem No. 6: Image de la Mer

    1948 (Shôwa 23)

    Artist Onchi Kôshirô (Japanese, 1891–1955)

    Description
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    Dimensions

    78.6 x 55.1 cm (30 15/16 x 21 11/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock and paperblock print; ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    59.478

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  • The Care-of-the-aged Falls in Mino Province (Mino no kuni Yôrô...

    about 1832 (Tenpô 3)

    Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)

    Description

    MFA impressions: 11.25226, 21.6690

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 36 x 25.3 cm (14 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.6690

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  • Umezawa Manor in Sagami Province (Sôshû umezawa hidari...

    about 1830–31 (Tenpô 1–2)

    Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)

    Description

    MFA impressions: 11.17622, 21.5389

    Details

    Dimensions

    Horizontal ôban; 24.7 x 36.2 cm (9 3/4 x 14 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.5389

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  • Maple Trees at Mama, Tekona Shrine and Linked Bridge (Mama no...

    1857 (Ansei 4), 1st month

    Description

    No. 094 (fall section) on the title page for the series.

    MFA impressions: 11.26346, 11.36876.63, 21.9496, 21.9497

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 25.1 cm (14 5/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.26346

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  • Double Pillow

    about 1794–95 (Kansei 6–7)

    Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, (?)–1806)

    Description

    Right sheet of incomplete triptych (see 21.6526 for center sheet)

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.6 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.6616

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  • Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya (Ôgiya Hanaôgi, in rebus form), from the...

    about 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)

    Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, (?)–1806)

    Description

    From the first version of the series, with the women's names in the form of rebuses.
    MFA impressions: 21.6453, 21.6539

    Details

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 25.8 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    21.6539

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  • Sailboats: Forenoon (Hansen, gozen), from the series Inland Sea...

    1926 (Taishô 15/Shôwa 1)

    Artist Yoshida Hiroshi (Japanese, 1876–1950)

    Description

    Printed by the artist (jizuri).

    Details

    Dimensions

    54.2 x 40.1 cm (21 5/16 x 15 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    35.1921

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