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An image of Mariko:famous tea shop by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Title
Mariko:famous tea shop, from the series The fifty-three stations of the Tôkaidô Highway
Other titles:
From the fifty-three stations of the Tokaido: Famous Tea Shop
Alternative title:
Tôkaidô Gojûsan-tsugi no uchi Mariko Meibutsu chamise
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Tenpo era 1830 - 1844Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1833-1834
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

22.7 x 35.5 cm image; 24.7 x 37.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hirosihige ga [picture by Hiroshige]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1930
Accession number
4364
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Matthi Forrer, Hiroshige - Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1997, not paginated. cat. no.23

The Japan Ukiyo-e Academy (Editor) and SAKAI Nobuo (Editor in Chief), Hiroshige: Nihon Ukiyo-e Hakubutsukan shozô, Japan, 19 Mar 1994, 15 (colour illus.), 63 (illus.). plate no. 21

Exhibition history (1)

Japanese Woodcuts, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle, 28 Jun 1968–28 Jul 1968