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An image of Sailing boats returning to Yabase by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Title
Sailing boats returning to Yabase, from the series Eight views of Lake Biwa
Alternative title:
Ômi hakkei no uchi: Yabase kihan
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Tenpo era 1830 - 1844Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1834
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

22.8 x 35.5 cm image; 25.3 x 38.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
DO11.1961
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Matthi Forrer, Hiroshige - Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1997, not paginated (colour illus.). cat. no.75

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1961, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Apr 1962–25 May 1962

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