Not currently on display at the V&A

Fire

Drawing
1843 - 1847 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Preliminary drawing, shita-e, for fan-print, sumi ink on paper. Signed Shodai Hiroshige. River scene with woman in the foreground in wind-whipped kimono, clutching a lantern.


object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
black ink on paper.
Brief Description
Preliminary drawing, shita-e, for fan-print, by Utagawa Hiroshige, ink on paper. 'Fire' from the series 'The Pride of Edo Compared to the Five Elements', 1843-1847.
Physical Description
Preliminary drawing, shita-e, for fan-print, sumi ink on paper. Signed Shodai Hiroshige. River scene with woman in the foreground in wind-whipped kimono, clutching a lantern.
Credit line
Supported by the Friends of the V&A
Collection
Accession Number
FE.3-2001

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record createdMay 23, 2002
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