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Artist:
Ando Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797–1858  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print in colored ink on paper
Type:
landscapes
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Japan
Date:
1797-1858
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The scene depicts travelers crossing the river. There was a fixed fee to be carried across on porter’s backs, but it was not uncommon for the porter to stop in the middle of the river and demand more money.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson
Accession Number:
1941-31-223
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq49e815426-292e-4823-8c51-dfd635fc1851
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1941-31-223