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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
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Maker(s):Hasegawa Sadanobu I
Culture:Japanese (1809-1879)
Title:Ryoanji Temple - Famous Views of Kyoto
Date Made:ca. 1870-1871 (Meiji 3-4)
Materials:Woodblock print (woodcut); nishiki-e, ink and color on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Sheet/Image: 5 15/16 in x 8 3/4 in; 15.1 cm x 22.2 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. r. (black ink): [Japanese character, Sadanobu sha]; TITLE: recto, upp. r. (black ink): [Japanese character, Miyako Meisho no Uchi]; TITLE: recto, upp. r. (black ink): [Japanese character, Tyoan-ji Yuki no Akebono].
Accession Number:  MH 1973.355.Q.RII
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Louis C. Black

Horizontal snow view of the Ryoan-ji Temple with visitors looking at ducks in the pond. Pines surrounding the temple. Publisher is Watya Kihei (Wataki).

fame; landscapes; snow; birds; ponds; temples; capitals

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