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Uchikawa bosetsu (Night Snow at Uchi River)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Uchikawa bosetsu (Night Snow at Uchi River), circa 1840s, Edo period (1600–1858)
  • Kanazawa Hakkei (Eight Views of Kanazawa)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 108 x 168 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/4 x 6 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 119 x 178 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 5/8 x 7 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7405
Description

Night scene with snow covered seaside cliff. Temple on top of cliff. Ocean view at right with bay, two boats on water. Poem at top right signed Shinzen.