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Tsuki no misaki Hatayama (Hatayama hill and Tsuki no Misaki cape in moonlight)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Tsuki no misaki Hatayama (Hatayama hill and Tsuki no Misaki cape in moonlight), 1840, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Edo Meisho Fūkei (Views of Famous Places in Edo)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 361 x 246 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 361 x 246 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Rose K. Auerbach
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0016
Description

Geisha bringing hot sake and serving with two cups in boats, which mirror the real boats in the upper left corner landscape cartouche.