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Title

Meguro Drum Bridge and Sunset Hill, from the series One hundred famous views of Edo

1857


Artist

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Japan

1797 - 1858


Details


Other Title

Taiko bridge, Meguro: evening snow


Alternative title

Meisho Edo hyakkei: Meguro Taikobashi Yûhinooka


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1857


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


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


Artist information

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Works in the collection

26


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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

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