Famous Views of Snow, Moon and Flowers: Trout Fishing by Moonlight on the Tamagawa RiverArtist(s)Andô HiroshigeArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Datecirca 1846Medium & Supportcolor woodblock print on paperDimensions
8 7/16 in x 13 9/16 in (21.43 cm x 34.45 cm);14 1/4 in x 19 1/4 in (36.2 cm x 48.89 cm);10 1/8 in x 15 15/16 in (25.72 cm x 40.48 cm)Credit LineBequest of Margaret Watson ParkerSubject matter
Seascape with people fishing.Physical Description
The dark color pallette and the moon indicate that the image is set at night. There are people standing in the water, bending over in search of fish. Others stand on the bank, helping with the fishing process. Also shown are the silhouettes of a bridge over the water and the mountains in the distance.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typecolor printAdditional Object Classification(s)PrintCollection AreaAsianRights
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