53 Stations of the Tokaido - Yokkaichi, Station 44

Dublin Core

Title

53 Stations of the Tokaido - Yokkaichi, Station 44

Subject

Arts; Arts-Prints;

Description

Color woodblock, 7 X 9 1/4 inches, ink and color on paper. People walking over bridge with grass to the thriving market town and port facing the Ise Bay. Yokkaichi means 'market on the fourth day'. Hiroshige presents the city from a sharp angle from the left; the bridge was one of a series of narrow bridges built over the river and low land close to the seashore to allow access to the market.
Originally purchased from Arts and Crafts, Yokoyama, Tokyo

Creator

Ando Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Contributor

Collection of Dr. Richard M. Kraus, emeritus Marietta College.
Special Collections, Dawes Memorial Library
Marietta College

Rights

Materials may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only. Acknowledgement to be given to the ASIANetwork-Luce Asian Art in the Undergraduate Curriculum Project and to the college from whose collection the work comes. The individual college retains copyright to the work.

Format

image/jpg

Language

Japanese

Type

still image

Identifier

soclaa000437

Coverage

Japan
Japan - Edo-Tokugawa 1615 - 1868
Printed in 1931

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

2860 w x 2167 h, 72 ppi

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/7a84f4e4d027eb521561618db3f6856c.jpg

Citation

Ando Hiroshige (1797 - 1858), “53 Stations of the Tokaido - Yokkaichi, Station 44,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 15, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/2527.