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#7 Fujisawa yūkōji (Yūkō Temple at Fujisawa)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #7 Fujisawa yūkōji (Yūkō Temple at Fujisawa), 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: 230 x 354 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 13 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 243 x 365 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 9/16 x 14 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7308
Description
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Busy village landscape. Horizontal orientation, rectangular image with small quarter circles cut out from each corner. Torii gate in foreground, bottom, just left of center. River runs from bottom right corner to center left. Bridge crosses river at left, many figures on and near bridge. Middle ground, village at center and off to left, field and forested area at right center. Hill in background, top center to top right, temple structures on hill. Colors include black, blue, green, yellow, brown, gray, and red.