ENGLISH (Narumi, meisan shibori misei) from the series Tokaido (Reisho)

Utagawa (Ando) Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797 - 1858

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1848-1849

Color woodcut on paper

Overall: 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (21.6 x 34.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of John C. Richardson, Class of 1941, in memory of his father, Edward C. Richardson, Class of 1905

PR.972.64.41

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, Japan

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Landscape: Prints and Drawings from the Permanent Collection, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 12-August 9, 1981.

The Tokaido Road, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 22-May 30, 1976.

Publication History

Laurence Davies, ""How Perfectly They Match": Scaling, Symmetry, and Convergence in Two Japanese Prints." In D. I. Wallace, editor, Visual Proof: The Experience of Mathematics in Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1999, pp. 20-23, ill. p. 22.

Provenance

Probably collected by Edward Curtis Richardson (1881-1968), in Japan, 1920s; to his son, John Curtis Richardson (1919-2003), South Berwick, Maine, about 1968; given to present collection, 1972.

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