(Japan 1797 – 1858)
View from Massaki of Suijin Shrine, Uchigawa Inlet and Sekiya Sekiya, from the series One hundred famous views of Edo
- Other titles:
- Sekiya and Sujin woods from Masaki neighbourhood, Sekiya, inlet and Suijin Woods viewed from Masaki neighbourhood
- Further information
The last major artist of the 'ukiyo-e' school, Hiroshige is most famous for his series of landscape prints. This print typifies the sensitivity to nature and originality of composition for which he is famous.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.255.
- Place of origin
- Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868, Ansei era 1854–1860
- woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
- 34.0 x 22.5 cm image; 36.0 x 24.2 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.
- Purchased 1961
- Accession number