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An image of Fujieda: carrier changeover by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Title
Fujieda: carrier changeover, from the series The fifty-three stations of the Tôkaidô Highway
Other titles:
53 Stations Tokaido Highway (Fujieda)
Alternative title:
Tôkaidô gojûsan-tsugi no uchi Fujieda jinba tsugitate
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

22.5 x 35.6 cm image; 24.6 x 36.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshige ga [picture by Hiroshige]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1952
Accession number
8669
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Dennis Colsey, Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 47

The Japan Ukiyo-e Academy (Editor) and SAKAI Nobuo (Editor in Chief), Hiroshige: Nihon Ukiyo-e Hakubutsukan shozô, Japan, 19 Mar 1994, 64 (illus.). plate no.23

Exhibition history (3)

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

Hand and eye - a survey of artists' materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Various venues, 1970–1970

Japanese Colour Prints