Twelve Scenes of Tokyo: Sumida River - Afternoon by Yoshida

Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950

Twelve Scenes of Tokyo: Sumida River- Afternoon
(Tokyo juni dai: (Sumidagawa))

signed in sumi ink, Yoshida, with red artist's seal Hiroshi, the jizuri (self-printed) seal on left-hand margin, followed by the date, Taisho jugonen saku (made in Taisho 15 [1926]), series title, Tokyo juni dai, and print title, Sumidagawa, and in penciled Roman script on the bottom margin, Sumida River- Afternoon, Hiroshi Yoshida

oban yoko-e 10 7/8 by 16 1/8 in., 27.6 by 41.1 cm

Ogura, Yoshida Hiroshi zenhangashu (The Complete Woodblock Prints of Hiroshi Yoshida), Abe Shuppan, Tokyo, 1987, p. 68, no. 57
Koyama Shuko, Beautiful Shin Hanga- Revitalization of Ukiyo-e, Tokyo Metropolitan Edo-Tokyo Museum, 2009, p. 120, no. 3-27



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