Hiroshige III Utagawa, Tanba Province, Flint Quarries, Famous Products of Japan
Artist: Hiroshige III Utagawa (1842-1894)
Title: Tanba Province, Flint Quarries
Series title: Famous Products of Japan （大日本物産図会）
Publisher: Okura Magobei
Size: 23.1 x 17.2 cm
Original Japanese woodblock print.
Hiroshige III Utagawa
Born Goto Torakichi, he was given the artistic name Shigemasa. In 1867, after Hiroshige II, a fellow pupil of the original Hiroshige, divorced the master's daughter Otatsu, Goto married her and initially took on the name Hiroshige II as well, but by 1869 he began calling himself Hiroshige III.
|Artist||Hiroshige III Utagawa|
|Dimensions||23.1 x 17.2 cm|
|Condition Report||Trimmed, light soiling around the edges.|