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Otsu: Distant View of Otsu and the Lake from the Kannon Hall of Mii Temple (Otsu, Miidera Kannondo yori Otsu no machi kosui chobo), no. 54 from the series "Famous Sights of the Fifty-three Stations (Gojusan tsugi meisho zue)," also known as the Vertical Tokaido

A work made of color woodblock print; oban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban.

Date:

1855

Artist:

Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川 広重
Japanese, 1797-1858

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Hiroshige

Title

Otsu: Distant View of Otsu and the Lake from the Kannon Hall of Mii Temple (Otsu, Miidera Kannondo yori Otsu no machi kosui chobo), no. 54 from the series "Famous Sights of the Fifty-three Stations (Gojusan tsugi meisho zue)," also known as the Vertical Tokaido

Origin

Japan

Date

1855

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

35.7 × 22.5 cm (14 1/16 × 8 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3496

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