Shirasuka: View of Shiomizaka

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Utagawa Hiroshige ( Japanese, 1797 - 1858 )

DATE:
1834
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General Description

A daimyō (feudal lord) procession winds through the seaside near Shirasuka, a town which had actually been moved farther inland by the time Andō Hiroshige visited there.

Adapted from

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