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Chōshi no hama; Shimōsa kuni (Choshi beach in Shimosa Province)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige III
    1843–1894
    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
Description

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.