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Comparisons between Mountains and Seas: Mt. Rokuso in Kazusa Province, Kazusa Kanozan

Accession Number
1948/1.136

Title
Comparisons between Mountains and Seas: Mt. Rokuso in Kazusa Province, Kazusa Kanozan

Artist(s)
Andô Hiroshige

Artist Nationality
Japanese (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
circa 1858

Medium & Support
color woodblock print on paper

Dimensions
8 3/4 in x 13 5/8 in (22.23 cm x 34.61 cm);14 3/8 in x 19 1/4 in (36.51 cm x 48.89 cm);10 1/2 in x 16 15/16 in (26.67 cm x 43.02 cm)

Credit Line
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker

Subject matter
Landscape.

Physical Description
The dark color pallette and black strip across the top indicate that the image is set at night. A mountain with pine trees and steps leading to the top loom over the image. The sea appears behind the mountain in the distance.

Primary Object Classification
Print

Primary Object Type
color print

Additional Object Classification(s)
Print

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
mountains
seas
steps (stair units)
trees
woodcuts (prints)

1 Related Resource

Japan Pax Tokugawa 1600-1868
(Part of: Empires and Colonialism)

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