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Seta Sekishō (Evening Glow at Seta)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Seta Sekishō (Evening Glow at Seta), 1850s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Ōmi Hakkei no Uchi (Eight Views of Lake Biwa)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 129 x 173 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/16 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 134 x 177 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 1/4 x 6 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7386
Description
Exhibitions

Seta Bridge traverses right corner of print. Mountains and hills on other shore. Two sailboats and smaller boats on Lake Biwa. Evening glow on horizon.