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Teppōzu (Fishermen at Teppōzu)
  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
    1797–1861
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Teppōzu (Fishermen at Teppōzu), circa 1834, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Tōto Meisho (Famous Sites of the Eastern Capital)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 232 x 351 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/8 x 13 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 241 x 361 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 14 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7563
Description

Fishermen perched on rocks in right foreground. One has just caught a fish. Boat with passenger shaded with parasol passing closely by. Frame imitates bamboo.