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Boshu hoda no kaigan (The Hoda Coast in Awa Province)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Boshu hoda no kaigan (The Hoda Coast in Awa Province), 1858, 4th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • 富士三十六景 Fuji sanjūrokkei (Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 336 x 219 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 8 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 339 x 223 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 8 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7497

Raging waves at coastline, travellers on coastal path. Ships in bay. Long-away view of Mt. Fuji enveloped in red clouds. Dramatic composition.