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Sōshū Enoshima (Cave at Enoshima Island, Sagami Province)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Sōshū Enoshima (Cave at Enoshima Island, Sagami Province), circa 1840, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • a series of Views of the Provinces
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Frame Dimensions: 21 1/4 x 31 1/4 x 1 1/4 in 1928.7201, 1928.7203, and 1928.7204 framed together
    Weight: 7 lbs
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7203
Description
Label Text

Large wave curl. Visitors at large cave containing building and unusual multi-color rocks. One-line inscription.