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#17 Yui Satta tōge oyashirazu (Yui: Satta Pass and Oyashirazu)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #17 Yui Satta tōge oyashirazu (Yui: Satta Pass and Oyashirazu), 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: 339 x 219 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 8 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 353 x 224 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/8 x 8 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of H. Lee Turner
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0001.105
Description
Catalogue raisonné

There is a mountain path (identified as Satta pass) on the left side, which winds in an S-shape up the edge. There are seven figures walking up the path. There are five sailboats along the coast of the bay at center right. There is a gray mountain in the background. The sky is yellow-orange and black at the top.