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Kambara and Fujikawa
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Kambara and Fujikawa, 1850s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Harimaze Tōkaidō
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 192 x 95 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 3 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 198 x 100 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 3/4 x 3 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7426
Description

Green, brown, and blue landscape. There are three pieces of green and brown land at center left, the top left corner, and upper right. The land at center left and upper right have trees. There is a small boat in the center of the image, about two-thirds down. There are two blue lines in the water, under the boat and at the bottom of the image. There is black text at center right and lower left.