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Irozaki nozu Izu no kuni (View of Irozaki, Izu Province)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige III
    1843–1894
    active: Japan
  • Irozaki nozu Izu no kuni (View of Irozaki, Izu 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
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7448
Description

Horizontal seascape. Cliff face fills right third of composition, a few small trees are on cliff at upper right quadrant. Boats dot the water, mountains visible in the distance. Water in foreground is choppy. Cartouche at upper right and upper left. Frame element. Text along lower left outside of frame.