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Ōiso-Retsugo (The Heroine Oiso)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Ōiso-Retsugo (The Heroine Oiso), circa 1852 Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Harimaze Tōkaidō
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut, section of harimaze
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 240 x 67 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 7/16 x 2 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 240 x 67 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/16 x 2 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7727
Description

The heroine Ōiso in full portrait. Series title TL. Red cartouche reads "heroine."