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#24 Shimeda Ōigawa sungan (Suruga Bank of Oi River at Shimada)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #24 Shimeda Ōigawa sungan (Suruga Bank of Oi River at Shimada), 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: 226 x 354 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 13 7/8 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
  • 1928.7326
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Rural landscape. Horizontal orientation, rectangular image with small quarter circles cut out from each corner. Large groups of people gathered with horses and goods, from bottom right corner to upper left side. Trees in bottom right corner. Ōi river runs through top left corner and over to top right. Blue, green, yellow, and brown are predominant colors.