Ishibe

Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (Japanese, 1797-1858)

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Purchased by the John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana, now the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, in 1912.

Object Information

artist
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (Japanese, 1797-1858)
period
Edo
creation date
about 1841
materials
color woodblock print on paper
dimensions
15-1/2 x 21 in. (image)
16-1/2 x 22 in. (sheet)
mark descriptions
Artist's signature: Hiroshige ga
Censor seal: circular kiwame
Publisher's mark: Sano-ya Kihei (Sano-Ki) (Kikakudō)
series
Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō
accession number
12.28.52
credit line
John Herron Fund
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Asian Art
deaccessioned on
05.29.2019
reason
Per John Teramoto, Curator of Asian Art, this piece is in good condition, but delicate; it has been recommended for deaccession because it is a duplcate. The IMA has a superior copy of this print set.
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