Print, Woodcut-Colored

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-51092

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

Descriptive Terms

color woodcuts
prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
woodcut (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
people (agents)
scenes (depictions)
Unidentified Paper
Woodcut
Scenic
Mythical Animal
People
PICTURE

Inscription

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.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Hiroshige (Maker)

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

14 x 18.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.738.1

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