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Fūryū genji suma no shiogama (An Elegant Prince Genji at Salt Kilns at Suma)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Fūryū genji suma no shiogama (An Elegant Prince Genji at Salt Kilns at Suma), 1853, 12th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 364 x 251 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/16 x 9 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 372 x 255 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 10 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7496
Description

Right panel of triptych. Beach scene from elevated position. Imposing sea-side cliff and rounded hill. Worker with hoe, working saltfields, at beach. Pine from center panel of triptych protrudes at UL corner.