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Asakusa Rice Fields and Torinomachi Festival (Asakusa tanbo Torinomachi mode), from the series "One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)"

A color woodblock print of a white cat with it’s back to us, stares out a window, looking over rooftops, green fields, toward Mt Fuji in the distance. A blue and white bowl and towel sit on the windowsill , on the floor are decorative hair pins.
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  • A color woodblock print of a white cat with it’s back to us, stares out a window, looking over rooftops, green fields, toward Mt Fuji in the distance. A blue and white bowl and towel sit on the windowsill , on the floor are decorative hair pins.

Date:

1857

Artist:

Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川 広重
Japanese, 1797-1858

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Artist

Utagawa Hiroshige

Title

Asakusa Rice Fields and Torinomachi Festival (Asakusa tanbo Torinomachi mode), from the series "One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1852–1863

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

35.9 × 24.8 cm (14 1/8 × 9 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Chester W. Wright

Reference Number

1961.147

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