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Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797–1858

Night Procession under Cherry Blossoms along the Nakanochō at Shin Yoshiwara

19th century

Ukiyo-e: polychrome woodblock print

8 7/8 × 13 3/4 in. (22.5 × 34.9 cm)
Anonymous Gift
1948.92
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Private Collection, New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1948

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Edo Culture in Japanese prints, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1972), 41, no. 4.

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