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#5 Hodogaya: Sakaikō tateba Kamakurayama endō (Hodogaya: Distant View of Kamakura mountain from the stands by the boundary tree)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #5 Hodogaya: Sakaikō tateba Kamakurayama endō (Hodogaya: Distant View of Kamakura mountain from the stands by the boundary tree), 1855–1857, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Gojūsan tsugi meisho zukai (Collected Pictures of the Famous 53 Stations), popularly known as Tate-e Tōkaidō (Vertical Tokaido)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 340 x 223 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 8 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 342 x 226 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/16 x 8 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Johnson (The May Finney Marcy Collection)
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0070
Description
Catalogue raisonné

Resthouse with relaxing travellers. Red and white lanterns. Two empty palanquins with porters. Tall pines flank cenral valley with road. In distance gray mountains with black bokashi.