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Miho no Matsubara; Saruga no Kuni (Miho Matsubara in Saruga Province)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige III
    1843–1894
    active: Japan
  • Miho no Matsubara; Saruga no Kuni (Miho Matsubara in Saruga Province), 1891, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Shōgaku Kyōiku dai Nippon Meisho Zukai (Elementary School Education: Pictures of the Famous Places of Greater Japan)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut, hand coloring
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 159 x 222 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 8 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 179 x 243 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 1/16 x 9 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7439
Description

The Miho no Matsubara spirit comes out in the forefront. Several sailships float by. Fuji at top left. Top right, a description of Saruge Province and of Mt. Fuji, including it's height. Chinese style borders.