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#38 Fujikawa
  • Utagawa Kunisada, artist
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
    Utagawa Hiroshige, artist
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #38 Fujikawa, 1854–1855, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Sōhitsu gojūsantsugi (The 53 Stations by Two Brushes)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 360 x 244 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 360 x 244 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Rose K. Auerbach
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0024
Description
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Two female figures, one standing and one bending down to tie the shoes of the other woman. These figures were done by Kunisada. There is a landscape scene behind them with a inclined road, trees and a mountain. The landscape is done by Hiroshige.