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#4 Kanagawa Dai no kei (View from the Hill at Kanagawa)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #4 Kanagawa Dai no kei (View from the Hill at Kanagawa), 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: 226 x 352 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 13 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 233 x 353 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 13 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2028
Description

Travellers along road lined with inns, some women attempt to pull in travellers. Trees hang over on top of image. Ocean with trail of baots. Small row boats.