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Chikago Kirazau (Kirazan Mountain in Chikago Province) [Frank Lloyd Wright collection]
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Chikago Kirazau (Kirazan Mountain in Chikago Province) [Frank Lloyd Wright collection], 1850s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Harimaze (Harimaze, Pictures of the Provinces)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 160 x 80 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 3 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7407
Description

Long thin rectangular image of a landscape. There is a mountain above center. It is brown and gray. Behind it is a blue sky. There are white clouds above and below it. There are green mountains in the bottom half of the image with green trees and small orange huts. The bottom of the image is concave and the top is convex. The sky is a darker blue along the top. There is black writing and a red rectangular seal in the top right corner.