Original woodblock print - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - Poem by Taira no Kanemori - From the series "Ogura nazorae hyakunin isshu" 小倉擬百人一首 (Ogura Imitations of One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets) - Japan - 1845-48 (Kôka 2- Kaei 1)
Utagawa Hiroshige (Ando) (1797-1858)
No. 40, Poem by Taira no Kanemori: Iga no Tsubone (Lady Iga), signed Hiroshige ga. From the series Ogura Imitations of One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Ogura nazorae hyakunin isshu)
Colour woodblock print. Lady Iga standing and staring at the monster of a giant bird in front of a pine tree; with poem. Inscribed, signed and sealed.
Collection of 100 poems. Nbr 40.
Print artist: Utagawa Hiroshige (歌川広重)
Published by: Ibaya Senzaburo (伊場屋仙三郎)
Block cut by: Jihaku (次帛)
Inscription by: Ryukatei Shuin (柳下亭種員)
See Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: https://collections.mfa.org/objects/217977
Utagawa Hiroshige, born Andō Hiroshige, was a Japanese ukiyo-e artist, considered the last great master of that tradition. Hiroshige is best known for his horizontal-format landscape series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō and for his vertical-format landscape series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo.
- Gravure originale sur bois
- Impression sur bois polychrome Nishiki-e (brocart)
- 1845-1848 (Kôka 2- Kaei 1)
- Région/Pays d’origine
- Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
- Titre de l’œuvre d’art
- Poem by Taira no Kanemori - From the series "Ogura nazorae hyakunin isshu" 小倉擬百人一首
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- 24×35×0 cm