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Snow at Mukojima (Names of Places in the East)
  • Utagawa Yoshimori I
    1830–1884
    active: Japan, Japan
  • Snow at Mukojima (Names of Places in the East), circa 1850s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2405
Description

Color print depicting a landscape scene in snow. There is a body of water in the foreground, and several small boats in the water. There are hills covered in snow on the edge of the water, and small, leafless trees along the horizon. There is a yellow house in the center of the horizon, and a figure walking away from the house, carrying an umbrella. There is a pink rectangle filled with calligraphy in the top right corner of the print.