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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

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    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

    Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I, Japanese, 1797–1858

    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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