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#26 Nissaka Sayononakayama mugenzan embō (Nissaka, Distant View of Mt.Mugen from Sayononaka)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #26 Nissaka Sayononakayama mugenzan embō (Nissaka, Distant View of Mt.Mugen from Sayononaka), 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 221 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 8 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 353 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
  • 1968.0001.103
Description
Catalogue raisonné

A diagonal gray road extends from the bottom left to the middle right. In the lower left corner is a yellow hut with tables. There are green trees along the roadside. There are three trees in the lower right corner. There are twelve people walking along the road and three inside the hut. There is a gray mountain in the left background.