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An image of Sunset Hill, Drum Bridge, Meguro by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Title
Sunset Hill, Drum Bridge, Meguro, from the series One hundred famous views of Edo
Other titles:
Taiko bridge, Meguro: evenning snow
Alternative title:
Meisho Edo hyakkei: Meguro Taikobashi Yûhinooka
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Ansei era 1854 - 1860Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1857
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

34.0 x 22.2 cm image; 36.2 x 24.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink, incised on block, "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
DO14.1961
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Jacqueline Menzies, The 4 seasons, 'An introduction to the art of China and Japan', not paginated., Sydney, 1989, (colour illus.) not paginated [chart].

Matthi Forrer, Hiroshige - Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1997, not paginated (colour illus.). cat. no.101

Exhibition history (3)

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

The four seasons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jun 1989–Jul 1990