Color woodblock print
Sheet: 35.3 x 23.2 cm (13 7/8 x 9 1/8 in.)
Gift from J. H. Wade 1921.318
Running through Edo, the Ohashi Bridge was one of 300 bridges that crossed the Sumida River. Published about a year before Hiroshige’s death, this print design illustrates the artist’s mastery of capturing atmospheric conditions. Figures scurry across the bridge amid slanting sheets of rain.
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