Original woodblock print - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - 'Narumi' - No 41 from the series "Gojûsan tsugi" 五十三次 (Fifty-three Stations) (aka Figure Tokaido) - Japan - 1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month

Description
Original woodblock print - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - 'Narumi' - No 41 from the series "Gojûsan tsugi" 五十三次 (Fifty-three Stations) (aka Figure Tokaido) - Japan - 1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - 'Narumi' - No 41 from the series "Gojûsan tsugi" 五十三次 (Fifty-three Stations) (aka "Jinbutsu Tokaido" [Figure Tokaido]) - Japan - 1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige 1 (1797-1858) . This print is original from Edo period 1852.

Title:
Narumi, from the series Fifty-three Stations [of the Tôkaidô Road] (Gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Jinbutsu Tôkaidô

Date:
1852

Dimensions:
Horizontal ôban; 16,8 cm x 24,3 cm

Condition report:
Good antique condition with some faded from sunlight and some wrinkles. Good colors. Some backing.

See Van Vleck Collection, Chazen Museum of Art: http://embarkkiosk.chazen.wisc.edu/Obj5205?sid=24490&x=307545

and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: https://collections.mfa.org/objects/177475

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Technique
Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Washi paper
Period
1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
(1852)
Title of artwork
'Narumi' - No 41 from the series "Gojûsan tsugi" 五十三次 (Fifty-three Stations) (aka Figure Tokaido)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
24×17×24 cm
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