Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Visitors to Fudo Shrine in Meguro
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Visitors to Fudo Shrine in Meguro, mid 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Edo Meisho (Famous Places in Edo)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7270.recto
Description

There is a pagoda in the center foreground. There are figures standing by the pagoda. There is a fence to the left of the pagoda and trees to the right. In the left middle ground is a partial structure and figures. In the right/center middle gorund is a staircase with figures walking up and down. There are trees on either side of the staircase.