Utagawa Hiroshige, The Go Gorge in Bitchu Province

Utagawa Hiroshige, 1797-1858

Famous Places in the Sixty Odd Provinces: The Go Gorge in Bitchu Province
(Rokuju yoshu meisho zue: Bitchu gokei)

three travelers dwarfed by the massive rockface of Go Gorge pause beside the swiftly running river; signed Hiroshige hitsu, with censor's seal Aratame on the top margin, and circular date seal on the lower left margin, ushi juni ([year of the] ox [1853], 12th month), followed by oval publisher's seal of Koshimura-ya Heisuke

oban tate-e 36.5 by 24.6 cm.



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