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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:
In the foreground are two samurai getting a beautiful woman’s attention. A young man is a few yards away who is hawking some wares hoping for passersby to buy some souvenirs. Two matching women are going towards along the path towards the entrance of a building. This birds-eye view shows the dense architectural structure of the city.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson
Accession Number:
1941-31-323
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/kq4bd7578ab-c8eb-4769-b836-4750648fbe85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1941-31-323