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#10 Odawara Kaigan Ryōshu (Fishermen at the Beach)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #10 Odawara Kaigan Ryōshu (Fishermen at the Beach), 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: 338 x 220 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 8 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 354 x 225 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of H. Lee Turner
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0001.099
Description
Catalogue raisonné

Bird's eye view of a beach scene. There are roofs of huts at the bottom. Three are three pine trees and a gray sandy beach with two groups of men pulling on ropes in the foreground. There is group of yellow huts and pine trees in the right middle ground. The bay is blue with ten white sailboats. There are gray mountains, a yellow horizon and gray sky in the background.