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Object ID #18608887

This is a Woodblock Print. It was created by Ando Hiroshige and published by Hoeido firm. It is dated 1833–34 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is woodblock print (ukiyo-e) on mulberry paper (washi) . It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mary Rutherford Jay. It is credited Gift of Mary Rutherford Jay.

Its dimensions are

23.6 x 35.6cm (9 5/16 x 14in.)

It has the following markings

Seal, upper left: Hoyeido

It is signed

Woodblock print (ukiyo-e) on mulberry paper (washi) 廣重筆

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, upper right, Japanese characters and stamp in red ink

Cite this object as

Object ID #18608887; Ando Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797 - 1858); Japan; woodblock print (ukiyo-e) on mulberry paper (washi) ; 23.6 x 35.6cm (9 5/16 x 14in.); Gift of Mary Rutherford Jay; 1948-134-40

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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