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Title

Yase village, from the series Famous places of Kyoto

1834


Artist

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Japan

1797 - 1858


Details


Other Title

Yase hamlet


Alternative title

Kyôto meisho no uchi


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1834


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DO9.1961


Artist information

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

Works in the collection

26


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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