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#1 Nihon bashi (Daimyō Procession at Nihon Bridge)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #1 Nihon bashi (Daimyō Procession at Nihon Bridge), early 1840s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Gojūsan tsugi meisho zukai (Collected Pictures of the Famous 53 Stations), popularly known as Gyōsho Tōkaidō
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 194 x 312 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 12 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 206 x 320 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 12 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2409
Description

Daimyō's procession of figures crossing the Nihon bridge carrying luggage. Two leading figures in the center.