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Chōshi no hama; Shimōsa kuni (Choshi beach in Shimosa Province)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige III
    active: Japan
  • Chōshi no hama; Shimōsa kuni (Choshi beach in Shimosa 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 220 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 8 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 178 x 243 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 x 9 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7442

Estuary of Tone River in shower with boats of travellers. Travellers on sandy beach on lower edge. In the distance Mt. Fuji. Top right, cartouche with description of province.