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Okegawa shuku kōgen no kei (#7 View of the Open Fields at Okegawa Station)
  • Keisai Eisen
    1790–1848
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Okegawa shuku kōgen no kei (#7 View of the Open Fields at Okegawa Station), 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: 216 x 340 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/2 x 13 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 252 x 376 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 14 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7839
Description

Travellers asking for directions from farmer's wife who is grinding rice. Man inside building lighting pipe from fireplace under large kama cauldron. View to right of rice fields with travellers on horseback.