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#52 Ishibe Mekawa no Sato (Mekawa Village Near Ishibe)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • #52 Ishibe Mekawa no Sato (Mekawa Village Near Ishibe), 1833–1834, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Tōkaidō gojūsantsugi no uchi (The 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road), popularly known as Hōeidō Tōkaidō (Great Tokaido)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Canvas/Support: 222 x 347 mm
    Canvas/Support: 8 3/4 x 13 5/8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 241 x 356 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 14 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 1931.0015
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Village scene with teahouse and banners on road. On road, right, women, one with rice bale. Black sillouette of mountains in blue bands, left and right.