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New Year's Eve Fox Fires under the Enoki Tree near Ōji (Ōji shōzoku wenoki ōtsugomorihi no kitsunebi) from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei) 「王子装束ゑの木大晦日の狐火」 『名所江戸百景』

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1857, 9th month
  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink and color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 34.8 x 24 cm (13 11/16 x 9 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)
  • Publisher

    Uoya Eikichi 魚屋栄吉 (active 1856-1860)
  • Provenance

    To 1970
    Estate of the Honorable William R. Castle, to 1970 [1]
    From 1970
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Alan F., David C., and Donald F. Winslow, heirs to the Estate of the Honorable William R. Castle, in 1970 [2]
    [1] According to Curatorial Note 3, Ann Yonemura, December 6, 1994, in the object record.
    [2] Transferred from the Freer Study Collection to the Freer Permanent Collection on December 23, 1994 (see Curatorial Note 3, Elizabeth F. Duley, December 30, 1994, in the object record).
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Whistler & Japan (May 14, 1995 to January 1, 1996)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Estate of William Richards Castle (1849-1935)
    Alan, Donald and David Winslow
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Alan, Donald, and David Winslow from the estate of William R. Castle
  • Type

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