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Yanagibashi, from the series Twelve Views of Tokyo

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Ishii Hakutei, Yanagibashi, from the series Twelve Views of Tokyo, 1910, color woodblock print with embossing on paper; ōban nishiki-e, Museum Purchase: Funds provided by the Asian Art Council in honor of Donald Jenkins, © Estate of Ishii Hakutei, 2007.38

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Title

Yanagibashi, from the series Twelve Views of Tokyo

Related Titles

catalog entry: Yanagibashi, from the series Tôkyô jûnikei (Twelve Views of Tokyo)

display title: Tōkyō Station, from the series Scenes of Lost Tokyo

series (original language): 東京十二景

series (translated): Twelve Views of Tokyo

series (transliterated): Tôkyô jûnikei

title (original language): 柳ばし

transliterated: Yanagibashi

Artist

Ishii Hakutei (Japanese, 1882-1958)

Related People

publisher: Takamura Kōtarō (Japanese, 1883-1956)

Date

1910

Medium

color woodblock print with embossing on paper; ōban nishiki-e

Dimensions (H x W x D)

sheet: 15 7/16 in x 10 1/8 in

Inscriptions & Markings

series title: Tôkyô jûnikei 東京十二景 (Twelve Scenes of Tokyo), series title printed in black ink within orange rectangular cartouche, upper left, within block Language: Japanese

title: Yanagibashi 柳ばし (Yanagibashi), printed in black ink, center left Language: Japanese

signature: Hakutei hitsu 柏亭筆 (drawn by Hakutei), printed in black ink, lower right, within block Language: Japanese

carver seal: Bonkotsu tô 凡骨刀, printed in red ink within double gourd cartouche, bottom right, within block Language: Japanese Description: seal of the carver igami Bonkotsu

Collection Area

Asian Art; Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Japanese Modern Prints

Object Type

relief print

Culture

Japanese

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Funds provided by the Asian Art Council in honor of Donald Jenkins

Accession Number

2007.38

Copyright

© Estate of Ishii Hakutei

Terms

Japanese woodblock prints

nishiki-e

oban

relief printing

relief prints

woodcuts

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History
Exhibitions

1983 Images of a Changing World: Japanese Prints of the Twentieth Century The Saint Louis Art Museum; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Carnegie Institute; Portland Art Museum

2011 The Artist's Touch, The Craftsman's Hand: Three Centuries of Japanese Prints from the Portland Art Museum Portland Art Museum

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