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Catalog Number 1973.13
Object Name Woodcut
Title Shibaura Seiran (Clearing Weather at Shibaura) from the series Edo Kinko No Uchi (from Eight Views of the Suburbs of Edo)
Date n.d.
Description Hiroshige, Utagawa (Ando). Shibaura Seiran (Clearing Weather at Shibaura). n.d. (likely ca. 1837-1838). Japanese. 10 1/16" x 15 1/8"
Artist Hiroshige, Utagawa (Ando)
Signed Name [Japanese Characters in name chop stamp]
Medium Color Woodcut on Cream Mulberry Paper (Restrike or Copy?)
Culture Japanese
Dimensions H-10.063 W-15.125 inches
Notes Though no ascribed date, the original series dated ca. 1837-1838.

Original title prior to new record: (marine scene).

See Lane, Richard, Images from the Floating World. New York: Dorset Press, 1982., p. 243-244, print from EDO KINKO HAKKEI NO UCHI (from Eight Views of the Suberbs of Edo). 8 prints, oban size 15x 10, ca. 1837-38, publisher Kikakudo. (lacking some info, see record 1973.14)

PastPerfect Conversion May 2014
Credit line Augustana College Art Collection