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Sōshū Enoshima (Enoshima in Sagami Province)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Sōshū Enoshima (Enoshima in Sagami Province), circa 1830, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Fugaku sanjūrokkei (Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 252 x 374 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 7/8 x 14 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 252 x 374 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 14 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0999
Description

Low tide at Enoshima. Travellers go across the dry seabed to reach Enoshima. Boat on center right with Mt. Fuji behind it. Enoshima pagoda in center of island.