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Autumn Flower and Sparrow

A work made of woodblock print; koban.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of woodblock print; koban.

Date:

c. 1835

Artist:

Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川 広重
Japanese, 1797-1858
Publisher: Kawa-Cho
Japanese, Unknown

About this artwork

Printed entirely in shades of black and gray, this image is in a fan-shaped format (ogigata) with a poem in the surrounding margin.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Hiroshige

Title

Autumn Flower and Sparrow

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

1830–1840

Medium

Woodblock print; koban

Dimensions

24 × 16.8 cm (9 3/8 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1928.288

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