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No.27 Kakegawa

Distant view of Mount Akiba

No.27 Kakegawa – Distant View of Mount Akiba


Artist: Hiroshige, Utagawa (1797-1858)

Title: No.27 Kakegawa – A distant view of Mount Akiba

Series: The 53 Stations of the Tokaido

Japanese Series: Tokaido gojunsantsugi no uchi

Publisher: Hoeido

Date: Edo Period, c.1833-34

Travellers struggle against the wind, while others fly kites as they cross the high bridge over the Kake River. Beneath the bridge peasants are transplanting rice in the fields.


SKU: Japanese Prints 367 Category: