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Title

Mariko:famous tea shop, from the series The fifty-three stations of the Tôkaidô Highway

1833-1834


Artist

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Japan

1797 - 1858


Details


Other Title

From the fifty-three stations of the Tokaido: Famous Tea Shop


Alternative title

Tôkaidô Gojûsan-tsugi no uchi Mariko Meibutsu chamise


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1833-1834


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

22.7 x 35.5 cm image; 24.7 x 37.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

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


Credit

Purchased 1930


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4364


Artist information

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Works in the collection

26


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Matthi Forrer, Hiroshige - Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1997, not paginated. cat. no.23

The Japan Ukiyo-e Academy (Editor) and SAKAI Nobuo (Editor in Chief), Hiroshige: Nihon Ukiyo-e Hakubutsukan shozô, Japan, 19 Mar 1994, 15 (colour illus.), 63 (illus.). plate no. 21