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Mokuboji Ryōniya go Zensai Hatauchigawa (The Kizoji Restaurant: Vegetables by the Hatauchi River)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Mokuboji Ryōniya go Zensai Hatauchigawa (The Kizoji Restaurant: Vegetables by the Hatauchi River), circa 1850, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Gahon Edo miyage shohon (Picture Book of Edo Souvenirs)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 160 x 106 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 4 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 161 x 108 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 5/16 x 4 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7703
Description

Snow covered landscape. River in foreground. Village and restaurant at center right, boat at moor and bridge leading to the distance at left. Trees in background form horizontal line across composition. Inscription, top left. Colors include blue, brown, black, and gray.