Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Awa no Naruto
雪月花 阿波鳴門之風景
The Whirlpools of Awa

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1857
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Image (triptych): 14 1/2 × 29 1/2 in. (36.8 × 74.9 cm) Image (each): 14 1/2 in. × 10 in. (36.8 × 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Henry L. Phillips Collection, Bequest of Henry L. Phillips, 1939
Accession Number:
JP2834a–c
Not on view
Signature: Left sheet: Hiroshige fude; Square red seal: Toryu

Marking: Rissai; censor seal: Aratame; seal: Snake four (on all three sheets)
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