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The Suruga bank of the Oi River near Shimada (Shimada oigawa sungan), no. 24 from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido (Tokaido gosantsugi no uchi)
The Suruga bank of the Oi River near Shimada (Shimada oigawa sungan), no. 24 from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido (Tokaido gosantsugi no uchi)
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Date:
ca. 1832–1833
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Not on display
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Color Woodcut
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Image: 225 x 348 mm (8 7/8 x 13 11/16 in.); Sheet: 239 x 361 mm (9 7/16 x 14 3/16 in.)
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Asia
Accession Number:
1985.1.331
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
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Gift of Frederic B. and Philippi Butler

A caravan of travelers make their way through watery delta country - the group is in the midst of managing a fording operation in all its complexity - a note in passing; the privileged will be carried across the water so as to render them bone dry on the other side - a bit of calligraphy. (Jim Hahn 03/01/95)