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Ueno Shinobazu no ike (Shinobazu Pond in Ueno)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Ueno Shinobazu no ike (Shinobazu Pond in Ueno), mid 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Edo Meisho (Famous Places in Edo)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 215 x 333 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/16 x 13 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 253 x 383 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 15/16 x 15 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7273

Road leading along Shinobazu pond, flowering sakura trees. Views in front of kimono clad ladies with gentleman, toy seller to right. Center left, the island in Shinobazu pond.