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Title

Futagawa, from the series The fifty-three stations of the Tôkaidô Highway

circa 1833


Artist

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Japan

1797 - 1858


Details


Alternative title

Tôkaidô Gojûsan-tsugi no uchi: Futagawa


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1833


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

22.7 x 35.3 cm image; 23.7 x 35.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshge-ga [picture by Hiroshige]". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Ifould Family 1999


Location

Not on display


Accession number

201.1999


Artist information

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Works in the collection

26


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


The Japan Ukiyo-e Academy (Editor) and SAKAI Nobuo (Editor in Chief), Hiroshige: Nihon Ukiyo-e Hakubutsukan shozô, Japan, 19 Mar 1994, 68 (illus.). plate no.34