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Print, Woodcut-Colored

1986.738.1 (RS25091)

Description

Print of a moonlit view with a horseback rider on a bridge over the river. There are people with a horse and dogs in the foreground. It is in a bamboo frame.

Details

Maker
Hiroshige (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
On a printed jelly label on the back is: Hiroshige 1796-1858, One of 53 Stopping Places on Tokaid Road (Old Tokyo) Station Macki - on the Kiso Road. Another label reads: Copley Art Store - 607 Boylston St., Boston, Mass.
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
woodcut (process)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
animals
color woodcuts
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Mythical Animal
paper (fiber product)
People
people (agents)
PICTURE
prints (visual works)
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
Unidentified Paper
Woodcut
woodcut (process)
Dimensions
14 x 18.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.738.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51092
Related Items
Title Print, Woodcut-Colored Accession number 1986.738.2 Notes 1986.738 2 PICTURE Relationship Part of set

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