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#49 Sakanoshita fudesute mine
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #49 Sakanoshita fudesute mine, 1833–1834, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Tōkaidō gojūsantsugi no uchi (The 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road), popularly known as Hōeidō Tōkaidō (Great Tokaido)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2884
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Color print depicting a landscape setting, in which there are several figures standing on the edge of a cliff in the right side of the print. There is a small hut in the right side of the print. There is an area of turquoise blue in the bottom of the print, and the mountains are decorated with deep blue shadows. There is calligraphy in the top right corner and bottom left corner of the print.