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#5 Hodogaya shinmachi iriguchi (Entrance to Shimmochi District at Hodogaya)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #5 Hodogaya shinmachi iriguchi (Entrance to Shimmochi District at Hodogaya), early 1840s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Gojūsan tsugi meisho zukai (Collected Pictures of the Famous 53 Stations), popularly known as Gyōsho Tōkaidō
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 195 x 317 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 13/16 x 12 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 214 x 325 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 3/8 x 12 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7340
Description

Three figures crossing a bridge over a river on the right. Two figures in a teahouse on the left.