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Yui: Kurasawa odan no zu (The Kurasawa Dance for Yui)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Yui: Kurasawa odan no zu (The Kurasawa Dance for Yui), 1850s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Harimaze Tōkaidō
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 192 x 115 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 192 x 115 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7408
Description

Two figures dancing on a plain background. Dancers face away from the viewer, holding umbrellas. One wears a raincoat and sandals, the other a blue and green kimono with red-orange obi (belt) and is barefoot.