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The pyramid shaped hills in the background of this print are those of the boiling houses and salt piles of Gyôtoku’s salt industry. A ferry boat, or watashi-bune, carries passengers in the foreground of this picture.  In this print a shipman steers using the large rudder located in the back of the boat.
Andō Hiroshige (Japanese (culture or style))
Eight Views of Edo Suburbs: Fishing Boats Returning to Gyôtoku
1835 – 1842
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
A snow scene of a village with falling snowflakes in the sky. The roofs of houses, the trees, the bridge, the boat decks, and the island in the center of the lake are all covered by snow. <br />Trimmed just outside print frame. Colors: black, blue, green, red, pink-orange. Paper size: lh 34 3/5cm &amp; rh 34 1/2cm x tw 23 9/10cm &amp; bw 24 1/5cm. Image size: lh 33 9/10cm &amp; rh 34cm x tw 22 4/5cm &amp; bw 22 3/5cm.
Andō Hiroshige (Japanese (culture or style))
The Thirty-Six Views of the Eastern Capital: Imado Bridge and Matsuchi Hill
Gift of Ruth W. and Clarence J. Boldt, Jr.