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#4 Kanagawa Asamade yori dai o miru zu (View of Heights from Asamade near Kanagawa)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #4 Kanagawa Asamade yori dai o miru zu (View of Heights from Asamade near Kanagawa), 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: 197 x 317 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 3/4 x 12 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 207 x 325 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 12 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7357
Description

Two figures carrying on the left. Village homes on the left. Three figures on the right. Ocean in the background with sailboats on the right.