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Sanō (Sano Shrine at the Reservoir)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Sanō (Sano Shrine at the Reservoir), 1854, 7th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Edo Meisho (Famous Places in Edo)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 214 x 340 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 13 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 250 x 365 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 13/16 x 14 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6542
Description

Visitors drink tea by tea stall at the edge of lake. Island with shrine above can be seen in distance. Print divided in two by cloud with Pawlonia trees joining two halves.