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#42 Miya Atsuta shinji (Shinto festival at Atsuta Shrine at Miya)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #42 Miya Atsuta shinji (Shinto festival at Atsuta Shrine at Miya), 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
  • 0000.2956
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Color print depicting several rows of men who are running behind two horses, toward the left side of the print. There are houses in the top left corner of the print, and two fires outside of the houses, from which there are thick clouds of smoke. Part of a wooden gate is visible in the right side of the print. The bottom of the print is black, and the background throughout the center of the print is gray.