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People Crossing an Arched Bridge (Ariwara no Narihira) from the series "One Hundred Poems as Explained by the Nurse (Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki)"

A color woodblock print of figures crossing bridge over a blue river with green hills and grasses in the back and mid grounds
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  • A color woodblock print of figures crossing bridge over a blue river with green hills and grasses in the back and mid grounds

Date:

c. 1835/36

Artist:

Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾 北斎
Japanese, 1760-1849

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Artist

Katsushika Hokusai

Title

People Crossing an Arched Bridge (Ariwara no Narihira) from the series "One Hundred Poems as Explained by the Nurse (Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1830–1841

Medium

Color woodblock print, oban

Dimensions

26.1 × 37.7 cm (10 1/4 × 14 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1928.1094

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