Kuwana: Shinchiri Crossing

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Utagawa Hiroshige ( Japanese, 1797 - 1858 )

DATE:
1834
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General Description

Kuwana was a prosperous port and an important castle town. Kuwana Castle, home of an important daimy__ō (feudal lord) family, marked the entrance to the port.

Adapted from

Anna McFarland, Ichiryusai Hiroshige: The Fifty-Three Stages of the Tokaido, Label text, 1986.