An image of Awazu: clearing weather

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Awazu: clearing weather, from the series Eight views of Lake Biwa

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868, Tenpo era 1830–1844
Year
circa 1834
Media
Print
Medium
woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions
22.5 x 34.9 cm image; 25.1 x 36.9 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed u.l, in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
DO12.1961