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An image of Samegai: the 62nd by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Title
Samegai: the 62nd
Other titles:
From the Sixty-nine stations of the Kiso Highway: Samegai the 62nd
Alternative title:
Kisokaidô Rokujûku-tsugi no uchi Samegai Rokujûni
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Tenpo era 1830 - 1844Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1837-circa 1842
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

22.1 x 34.7 cm image; 23.3 x 36.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed u.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Hiroshige ga [picture by Hiroshige]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1930
Accession number
4365
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (1)

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