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High Bridge by Night
  • Kobayashi Eijirō, artist
    active: Japan
    Hasegawa Takejirō, publisher
    born: Tokyo, Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • High Bridge by Night, 1915–1920, Taisho period (1912–1926)
  • Untitled series of night scenes
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2035
Label Text

Image of a bridge at night. The bridge is high in the air with silhouettes of people, railings, and a single streetlight. Below the bridge is a figure on a boat. There are houses and lights in the distance. The water and sky is navy blue.