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Ancient Story of the Old Man Who Made the Trees Blossom

A work made of color woodblock print; uchiwa-e.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; uchiwa-e.

Date:

1853

Artist:

Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川 広重
Japanese, 1797-1858

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Hiroshige

Title

Ancient Story of the Old Man Who Made the Trees Blossom

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality:)

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1853

Medium

Color woodblock print; uchiwa-e

Dimensions

22.5 × 29.4 cm (8 7/8 × 11 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3790

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