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#28 Fukuroi Meibutsu enshū tako (Fukuroi-Flying Totomi Kites)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #28 Fukuroi Meibutsu enshū tako (Fukuroi-Flying Totomi Kites), 1855, 7th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Gojūsan tsugi meisho zukai (Collected Pictures of the Famous 53 Stations), popularly known as Tate-e Tōkaidō (Vertical Tokaido)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 344 x 228 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 369 x 238 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/2 x 9 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 9 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift from the Dean and Mary Beth Kipp Hiroshige Wood Block Print Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0015
Description

Figures working rice fields, road center, 2 figures kite-flying