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An image of Yase village by Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

Andô/Utagawa HIROSHIGE

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Title
Yase village, from the series Famous places of Kyoto
Other titles:
Yase hamlet
Alternative title:
Kyôto meisho no uchi
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Tenpo era 1830 - 1844Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1834
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

22.2 x 35.6 cm image; 25.7 x 37.8 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed u.r., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
DO9.1961
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Matthi Forrer, Hiroshige - Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1997, not paginated (colour illus.). cat. no.50

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