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An image of Ancient Suzuka barrier station by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE, Utagawa KUNISADA /TOYOKUNI III

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Utagawa KUNISADA /TOYOKUNI III

(Japan 1786 – 1865)

Title
Ancient Suzuka barrier station
Other titles:
Story
Alternative title:
Sôhitsu gojû-san tsugi : Seki
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Ansei era 1854 - 1860Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1855
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

34.4 x 23.0 cm image; 37.0 x 24.8 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "toyokuni ga [picture by Toyokuni]". Not dated. Signed u.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Hiroshige hitsu [picture by Hiroshige]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Michael Gleeson-White 1988
Accession number
176.1988
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. cat.no. L10

Exhibition history (1)

The Floating World: Japan's World of transient pleasures, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 May 1994–17 Jul 1994