Interpretive Resource

Activity: <em>Branch Road, Main Street, Totsuka</em>

Activity: Branch Road, Main Street, Totsuka

Hiroshige kept a picture diary of his journey between the cities of Tokyo and Kyoto, which was 292 miles in length and took about 12 days to walk. This print represents one of the places he stopped for a rest along the way. The waitress on the left greets her incoming guests. Includes discussion questions and activities for use at home, school, and in the museum.

18th century, printmaking, travel
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Fine Arts, Language Arts
Early Childhood

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