- Other Titles
- Sekiya and Sujin woods from Masaki neighbourhood
Sekiya, inlet and Suijin Woods viewed from Masaki neighbourhood
- Alternative title
- Masaki hen yori Suijin no mori uchikawa Sekiya no sato o miru zu
- Place where the work was made
- Ansei era 1854 - 1860 → Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
- Media category
- Materials used
- woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
- first edition
- 34.0 x 22.5 cm image; 36.0 x 24.2 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.
- Purchased 1961
- Not on display
- Accession number
- Artist information
Works in the collection
The last major artist of the 'ukiyo-e' school, Hiroshige is most famous for his series of landscape prints. This print typifies the sensitivity to nature and originality of composition for which he is famous.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.255.
Where the work was made
Referenced in 3 publications
Matthi Forrer, Hiroshige - Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1997, not paginated (colour illus.). cat. no.102
Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'The Floating World', Sydney, 2003, 255 (colour illus.).
Public Programmes Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales and The Japan Foundation (Editors), Art speaks Japanese: Japanese language education kit from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2007, colour illus.. card no. 10
Other works by Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa
Koganei in Musashi Province (Musashi koganei) Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa 1858 138.2018.1 On display – Lower Asian gallery
Hitachi Province, Daijingu Shrine in Kashima (Hitashi Kashima Daijingu) Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa 1853 139.2018
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