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Suda no tsutsumi (Cherry Trees on the Embankment of the Sumida River)
  • Kōkintei Banzan
    active 1820s
    active: Japan
  • Suda no tsutsumi (Cherry Trees on the Embankment of the Sumida River), circa late 1820s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Sugawararen sanboku no uchi (Three Trees for the Sugawara Gruop)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 200 x 183 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 78 3/4 x 72 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1618
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Color print of a woman standing next to a body of swirling water. The woman is wearing a long, printed robe, and she is looking toward the bottom right corner of the print. There is a leaf pattern on the floor, upon which the woman is standing, and there is a small strip of calligraphy in the bottom right corner of the print. There is another strip of calligraphy along the left side of the print, and there is a round moon filled with calligraphy in the top right corner of the print.