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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
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 225 x 350 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 13 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 244 x 366 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 14 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7303
Description
Literature

Busy urban landscape. Horizontal orientation, rectangular image with small quarter circles cut out from each corner. Half of tori gate at far right, foreground. Two groups of figures, middle ground one group dressed in blue, one in red, each group chases a horse. Top left corner, background, two structures. Figures gathered in and near structures, two fires outside structures. Colors include red, blue, yellow, brown, and shades of gray.