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#15 Yoshiwara hideri Fuji (Mt. Fuji on the Left at Yoshiwara)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #15 Yoshiwara hideri Fuji (Mt. Fuji on the Left at Yoshiwara), 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: 224 x 345 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 13/16 x 13 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 236 x 345 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 13 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7307
Description
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Rural landscape. Horizontal orientation, rectangular image with small quarter circles cut out from each corner. Road curves through composition from bottom center to center to left center. Trees line road, and fields are on either side. Figures and horses walk along road. Mountains rise in background, Mt. Fuji at left side. Colors include brown, blue, green, gray, yellow, and red.