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御厩川岸より両国橋夕日見 Ommayagashi Yori Ryōgokubashi no Sekiyō o Miru (Viewing Sunset over Ryōgoku Bridge from the Ommaya Embankment)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • 御厩川岸より両国橋夕日見 Ommayagashi Yori Ryōgokubashi no Sekiyō o Miru (Viewing Sunset over Ryōgoku Bridge from the Ommaya Embankment), circa 1830, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • 富岳三十六景 Fugaku sanjūrokkei (Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 250 x 371 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 13/16 x 14 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 250 x 371 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 13/16 x 14 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7795
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A crowded ferryboat crossing on turbulent waves. Man trailing his tenogui in the water. Woman to left washing her clothes. Man carrying long pole. In background no-outline depiction of Ryōgoku Bridge, Mt. Fuji, and cityscape.