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#1 Nihonbashi Asa no kei (Morning view of Nihon bridge)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #1 Nihonbashi Asa no kei (Morning view of Nihon bridge), 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: 225 x 350 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 242 x 361 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2027
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Five figures at the left side of image. Daimyō procession crossing a bridge. Two dogs in the right hand corner of the image.