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Shiojiri tōga suwa no kosui chōbō (#31 View of Lake Suwa from Shiojiri Pass)
  • Keisai Eisen
    1790–1848
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Shiojiri tōga suwa no kosui chōbō (#31 View of Lake Suwa from Shiojiri Pass), circa 1835, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Kisokaidō roku jūkyū tsugi no uchi (69 Stations of the Kisokaidō Road)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 218 x 343 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 9/16 x 13 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 244 x 371 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 14 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7836
Description
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Travelers on steep path leading down to lake Suwa. Other travelers go across the cracking ice surface of the lake to castle town (Shimo Suwa). Mt. Fuji in background.