Ando HIROSHIGETAKE [NO] UCHI, Kambara, night snow [Kambara, yoru no yuki] Enlarge 1 /1

Ando HIROSHIGE

Japan 1797 – 1858

TAKE [NO] UCHI

publisher

Kambara, night snow [Kambara, yoru no yuki] c.1833-34
Collection Title: Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido [Tokaido gojusan-tsugi no uchi]
Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, relief Woodblock, printed in colour, from nomerous blocks Support: Paper
Edition State: 2nd state
Place Published: [Edo?]

Primary Insc: Signed on the block & printed in black (partially trimmed) l.l. edge 'Hiroshiga ga' [drawn by Hiroshiga]. Cut on the block & printed in red (partially trimmed) l.l.c. (publisher's seal: Take [no] uchi). Cut on the block & printed in black top c. (right to left) [One of the Fifty-three Stations of Tokaido]. Cut on the block & printed in black top c. outside the cartouche 'Kambara'. Cut on the block & printed top c. within red cartouche 'yoru no yuki' [Night snow].
Dimensions: sheet 31.4 h x 20.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Sir Randel Heymanson 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.2204