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Yanagibashi
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Yanagibashi, circa 1800–1805, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • untitled series of sites in Edo
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1583
Description
Literature

Color print of two women standing on a dock, in the right side of the print. The women are both wearing long, printed robes, and there is a flowering tree in the background. The tip of a boat is visible in the left side of the print, and there is calligraphy in the top left corner of the print. Poem by Chōchōtei Harutomo.