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#8 Hiratsuka
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #8 Hiratsuka, 1833–1834, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Tōkaidō gojūsantsugi no uchi (The 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road), popularly known as Hōeidō Tōkaidō (Great Tokaido)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 228 x 362 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 274 x 411 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Lucene Spencer Bayles in memory of Ernest E. Bayles
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0090

There is a path cutting through a body of water. There are four figures walking on this boardwalk. There are a few trees along the sides of the boardwalk. There are mountains in the background.